Tulk Name Meaning

German: variant of Tolk, Tölke, from the Slavic verb toliti ‘to soothe’. Compare Toelke. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Tolk, an occupational name for an interpreter, Middle Low German tolk, tollik. Altered spelling of German Tölk or Tolk, a habitational name from places so called in former East Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Tull, Turk, Puls, Tuck, Olk, Tulp, Tuft, Zuck, Sult, Fulp

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Tulk Family Origin

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Tulk Family Occupations

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  • Seamstress

    60%
  • Shoe M'K'R

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

In 1881, Seamstress and Shoe M'K'R were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tulk. A less common occupation for the Tulk family was Teamster. The most common Tulk occupation in Canada was Seamstress. 60% of Tulk's were Seamstresss.

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Tulk Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Tulk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Tulk in 1952 was 32, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tulk

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