Bocker Family History

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Bocker Name Meaning

Dutch (Boeker) and North German (Böcker), and Danish: occupational name for a cooper (see Boecker).

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


Similar surnames: Backer, Becker, Boeker, Bicker, Brocker, Rocker, Bowker, Boecker

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Bocker Family Origin

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Bocker Family Occupations

What did your Bocker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bocker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Bocker's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bocker. A less common occupation for the Bocker family was Labor.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Labor

    6%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bocker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bocker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bocker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bocker 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 Bocker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bocker. For the veterans among your Bocker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bocker Life Expectancy

What is the average Bocker lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bocker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bocker in 1963 was 77, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bocker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bocker 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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