Duker Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch duker ‘diver’, ‘diving bird’ (see Ducker). North German (Düker): see Dueker.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ducker, Dunker, Kuker, Duer, Auker, Huver, Baker, Rucker, Luker

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Duker Family Origin

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Duker Family Occupations

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  • Carter

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • Cotton Operative

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Duker family was Cotton Operative. Carter, Cigar Maker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duker. The most common Duker occupation in the UK was Carter. 20% of Duker's were Carters.

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Duker Historical Records

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Duker Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Duker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Duker in 1964 was 90, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duker

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