Tak Name Meaning

Korean (T’ak): there is one Chinese character and one clan associated with this surname. The founding ancestor, T’ak Chi-yop, was a Koryo Kingdom scholar who settled in the Kwangju area of Cholla South Province. Indian (northern states): Hindu (Rajput) name of unknown meaning based on the name of a Rajput clan.

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

Similar surnames: Tan, Pak, Oak, Tank, Bak, Tao, Rao, Mak, Tay, Tack

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Tak Family Origin

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Tak Family Occupations

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In 1939, Boot Maker Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tak. 17% of Tak men worked as a Boot Maker Retired and 50% of Tak women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tak were Diesal petrol Motor Enginer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot Maker Retired
  • Builders Motor Driver
  • Catholic Priest
  • Diesal petrol Motor Enginer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Bookbinding
  • Boot Machinist
  • Domestic Servant

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

Tak Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Tak Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Tak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Tak in 1967 was 78, and 70 in 2004.

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