Locke Name Meaning

English, Dutch, and German: variant of Lock. Dutch (van Locke): habitational name from any of various places called Loock, from look ‘enclosure’.

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


Similar surnames: Lock, Locker, Look, Rocke, Loose, Locks, Klocke, Rock, Logie, Lucke

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Locke Family Origin

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Locke Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Gardener

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    1%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Locke. The most common Locke occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Locke's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Locke family was Coal Miner.

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Locke Historical Records

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Locke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Locke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Locke in 1942 was 51, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Locke

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