Stoker Family History

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Stoker Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from any of the numerous places called Stoke. Dutch: occupational name for a stoker, Middle Dutch stokere, or from the same word in the sense ‘fire raiser’, ‘arsonist’. Scottish: occupational name for a trumpeter, Gaelic stocaire, an agent derivative of stoc ‘Gaelic trumpet’. The name is borne by a sept of the McFarlanes.

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


Similar surnames: Storer, Stoke, Staker, Stocker, Stoner, Stone, Stokey, Stuber, Tozer

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Stoker Family Origin

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Stoker Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Stoker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Coal Miner

    18%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stoker family was Blacksmith. The most common Stoker occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 18% of Stoker's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stoker.

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Stoker Historical Records

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Stoker Life Expectancy

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