Strike Family History

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Strike Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name from Middle English strike, the stick used by a Striker.

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

Similar surnames: Striker, Stride, Stripe, String, Stryker, Stoke, Strick, Stricker

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Strike Family Origin

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Strike Family Occupations

What did your Strike ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Strike. 24% of Strike men worked as a Farm Labourer and 75% of Strike women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Strike were Carpenter joiner and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Carpenter joiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Strike Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Strike. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strike census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Strike. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 13,000 military records available for the last name Strike. For the veterans among your Strike ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strike Life Expectancy

What is the average Strike lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Strike life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Strike in 1944 was 31, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strike ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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