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Tukes Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Tuke, from the Old Norse personal name Tóki. Perhaps also an altered spelling of the German personal name Dux, or Düx, from a short form of Benedictus (see Benedict).

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


Similar surnames: Jukes, Toles, Duke, Kunes, Turkel, Tomes, Tookes, Lukes, Tuckey

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Tukes Family Origin

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Tukes Family Occupations

What did your Tukes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Glass Blower and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tukes. The most common Tukes occupation in the UK was Glass Blower. 33% of Tukes's were Glass Blowers. A less common occupation for the Tukes family was Pickle Warehouseman.

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  • Glass Blower

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Pickle Warehouseman

    33%

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Tukes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tukes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tukes 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Tukes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tukes. For the veterans among your Tukes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tukes Life Expectancy

What is the average Tukes lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Tukes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Tukes in 1961 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tukes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tukes 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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