Poock Family History

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Poock Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a place so named near Stettin. English: variant of Puck.

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

Similar surnames: Boock, Plock, Rock, Look, Pock, Bock, Krock, Pocock, Hock, Mock

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Poock Family Origin

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Poock Family Occupations

What did your Poock ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Poock. 15% of Poock men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Poock women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Poock were Machinist and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Labor
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Commercial Artist
  • Dress Finisher
  • Farmer

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

Poock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Poock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poock 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 419 immigration records available for the last name Poock. 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 661 military records available for the last name Poock. For the veterans among your Poock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poock Life Expectancy

What is the average Poock lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Poock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Poock in 1963 was 79, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poock ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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