Smock Name Meaning

English: from Middle English smoc, smok ‘smock’, ‘shift’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold such garments, or a nickname for someone who habitually wore a smock (the usual everyday working garment of a peasant).

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


Similar surnames: Stock, Shock, Mock, Spock, Nock, Sock, Monk, Rock, Speck, Snook

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Smock Family Origin

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Smock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smock. A less common occupation for the Smock family was Farm Laborer. The most common Smock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Smock's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Smock | Data not to scale

Smock Historical Records

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Smock Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Smock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Smock in 1942 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smock

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