Mork Name Meaning

Danish (Mørk) and Swedish (Mörk): nickname for someone with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from Danish mørk, Swedish mörk ‘dark’ (Old Norse myrkr, whence also the English word murk(y)). Norwegian: habitational name from any of about 20 farmsteads so named, from Old Norse mork ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Morck, Mort, Work, Mark, Mora, Murk, Monk, More, Mori, Mock

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Mork Family Origin

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Mork Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Gardener

    33%
  • Stationer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Mork occupation in the UK was Farmer. 33% of Mork's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mork family was Stationer. Farmer and Gardener were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mork.

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Mork Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Mork life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mork in 1956 was 73, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mork

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