Nork Name Meaning

German: possibly from an unexplained Old Prussian personal name or from a Slavic word for a diving bird (for example, a duck). Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Bork, Nord, Mork, Nock, Rock, Nora, Norr, Nori, Work, Nore

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Nork Family Origin

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Nork Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Hotel Proprieter

    33%
  • Sailor

    33%

In 1881, Cabinet Maker and Hotel Proprieter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nork. A less common occupation for the Nork family was Sailor. The most common Nork occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Nork's were Cabinet Makers.

Source: Census data for Nork | Data not to scale

Nork Historical Records

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Nork Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Nork life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nork in 1962 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nork

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