Bok Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a man with some fancied resemblance to a he-goat, bok. Swedish: ornamental name from bok ‘beech’. Variant spelling of Jewish Bock. Slovenian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Bock, Bak, Boe, Bor, Bonk, Blok, Book, Bob, Bek, Bo

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Bok Family Origin

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Bok Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Mason

    50%

In 1881, Carpenter and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bok. The most common Bok occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 50% of Bok's were Carpenters.

Source: Census data for Bok | Data not to scale

Bok Historical Records

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Bok Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2003, Bok life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bok in 1961 was 61, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bok

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