Cooke Name Meaning

English, etc.: variant spelling of Cook.

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


Similar surnames: Coke, Hooke, Corke, Rooke, Cooks, Tooke, Crooke, Cook, Coone, Booke

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Cooke Family Origin

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Cooke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • School

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, the most common Cooke occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Cooke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cooke family was Carpenter. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cooke.

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Cooke Historical Records

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Cooke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Cooke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Cooke in 1940 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cooke

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