Yoke Name Meaning

English: status name from Old English geoc ‘holder of a yoke (a measure of land)’.

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


Similar surnames: Hone, Hole, Lake, Hope, Duke, Coe, Yore, Loke, Moke, Doke

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Yoke Family Origin

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Yoke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yoke family was Brick Mason. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yoke. The most common Yoke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Yoke's were Farmers.

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Yoke Historical Records

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Yoke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Yoke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Yoke in 1952 was 26, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yoke

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