Kauk Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling North German Kauke, from Middle Low German koke ‘cake’ (dialect Kauke), hence a metonymic occupational name for a baker or confectioner or a nickname for a cake lover. Perhaps an altered spelling of Dutch Kaak or North German Kaack (see Kaake).

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


Similar surnames: Kark, Kalk, Kau, Kaut, Pauk, Kaun, Kuk, Lau, Kalb, Kruk

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Kauk Family Origin

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Kauk Family Occupations

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  • Keeping Saloon

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Kauk occupation in the USA was Keeping Saloon. 100% of Kauk's were Keeping Saloons.

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Kauk Historical Records

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Kauk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2003, Kauk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kauk in 1965 was 43, and 86 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kauk

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