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Drakos Name Meaning

Greek: from the personal name Drakos, from drakos ‘dragon’, ‘ogre’ (classical Greek drakon, ultimately from derkesthai ‘to flash’), an omen name expressing the wish that the boy so named will grow up to be as strong as an ogre. Compare Dragon.

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


Similar surnames: Dragon, Dragos, Rokos, Makos, Kakos, Drake, Drago, Drass, Danos

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Drakos Family Origin

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Drakos Family Occupations

What did your Drakos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Drakos. 12% of Drakos men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Drakos women worked as a Dressmaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Drakos were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Cook
    9%
  • Proprietor
    5%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Dressmaker
    15%
  • Asemibler
    8%
  • Cigar Stripe
    8%
  • Clerk
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Drakos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 990 census records available for the last name Drakos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drakos 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 571 immigration records available for the last name Drakos. 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 371 military records available for the last name Drakos. For the veterans among your Drakos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drakos Life Expectancy

What is the average Drakos lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Drakos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Drakos in 1963 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

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