Mook Name Meaning

Shortened of Dutch van Mook, a habitational name from a place called Mook, in Dutch Limburg.

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


Similar surnames: Look, Zook, Moock, Moog, Moot, Mock, Monk, Kook, Hook, Moon

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Mook Family Origin

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Mook Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Mason

    13%
  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Mason and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mook. The most common Mook occupation in the UK was Farmer. 20% of Mook's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mook family was Blacksmith.

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Mook Historical Records

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Mook Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Mook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mook in 1953 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mook

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