Valk Name Meaning

Belgian and Dutch (Van der Valk): habitational name for someone from any of the places called Valk, in the provinces of Brabant, Antwerp, and East Flanders.

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


Similar surnames: Valko, Vale, Palm, Raak, Hall, Vlk, Calk, Vala, Balk, Kalk

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Valk Family Origin

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Valk Family Occupations

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  • Mason

    100%

In 1881, the most common Valk occupation in the UK was Mason. 100% of Valk's were Masons.

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Valk Historical Records

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Valk Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Valk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Valk in 1962 was 69, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Valk

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