Coker Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a group of villages in Somerset named with Coker, from a Celtic river name meaning ‘crooked’.

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


Similar surnames: Dover, Loker, Cover, Koker, Reker, Colmer, Coaker, Cocker, Roker

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Coker Family Origin

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Coker Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    33%
  • Clerk

    17%
  • L. M. Surveyor

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Coker family was Shoemaker. Labourer, Clerk and L. M. Surveyor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coker. The most common Coker occupation in Canada was Labourer. 33% of Coker's were Labourers.

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Coker Historical Records

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Coker Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Coker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Coker in 1940 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coker

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