Stoker Family History

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Stoker Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from any of the numerous places called Stoke. Dutch: occupational name for a stoker, Middle Dutch stokere, or from the same word in the sense ‘fire raiser’, ‘arsonist’. Scottish: occupational name for a trumpeter, Gaelic stocaire, an agent derivative of stoc ‘Gaelic trumpet’. The name is borne by a sept of the McFarlanes.

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


Similar surnames: Storer, Stoke, Staker, Stocker, Stoner, Stone, Stokey, Stuber, Tozer

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Stoker Family Origin

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Stoker Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    33%
  • Servant

    33%
  • Engineer

    17%
  • Supt Of Cemetry

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Stoker family was Supt Of Cemetry. Fisherman, Servant and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stoker. The most common Stoker occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 33% of Stoker's were Fishermans.

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Stoker Historical Records

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Stoker Life Expectancy

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