Mako Family History

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Mako Name Meaning

Hungarian (Makó): from a pet form of the ecclesiastical name Makár, from Greek Makarios ‘blessed’. It may also be from a pet form of the personal name Mátyás, Magyar equivalent of Matthew.

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

Similar surnames: Mak, Makos, Mato, Maro, Marko, Manko, Miko, Maki, Macko, Malo

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Mako Family Origin

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Mako Family Occupations

What did your Mako ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mako. 39% of Mako men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Mako women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mako were Clerk and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Housework

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mako Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mako. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mako census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 917 immigration records available for the last name Mako. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 288 military records available for the last name Mako. For the veterans among your Mako ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mako Life Expectancy

What is the average Mako lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mako life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Mako in 1951 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mako ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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