Rokos Family History

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Rokos Name Meaning

Czech: from a dialect variant of Czech rákos, a topographic name for someone who lived by a reedbed, a nickname for a tall, slender person, or a metonymic occupational name for a basketmaker, from rákos in the sense of cane or wickerwork. Greek: from the personal name Rok(k)os, Greek form of Italian Rocco.

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

Similar surnames: Roos, Kos, Rokes, Boros, Makos, Rook, Sokol, Roker, Prokop, Goos

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Rokos Family Origin

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Rokos Family Occupations

What did your Rokos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rokos. 11% of Rokos men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Rokos women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rokos were Glass Worker and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Butcher
  • Glass Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Baker
  • Beauty Operator
  • Bookkeeper

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

Rokos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rokos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rokos 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 427 immigration records available for the last name Rokos. 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 507 military records available for the last name Rokos. For the veterans among your Rokos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rokos Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rokos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rokos in 1963 was 79, and 75 in 2004.

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