Palk Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Pala, Palu, Paik, Pack, Park, Calk, Kalk, Pask, Waln, Dark

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Palk Family Origin

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Palk Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Annuitant

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Palk family was Annuitant. Butcher, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Palk. The most common Palk occupation in the UK was Butcher. 10% of Palk's were Butchers.

Source: Census data for Palk | Data not to scale

Palk Historical Records

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Palk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Palk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Palk in 1962 was 76, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Palk

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