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Adcook Family History

Adcook Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Adcock, Cook, Aycock, Alcock, Mccook, Acock, Adcox, Haycook, Hadcock

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Where is the Adcook family from?

You can see how Adcook families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Adcook family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Adcook families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 14 Adcook families living in Durham. This was 100% of all the recorded Adcook's in United Kingdom. Durham had the highest population of Adcook families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Adcook surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Adcook ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Adcook. 100% of Adcook women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 389 census records available for the last name Adcook. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adcook census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 52 immigration records available for the last name Adcook. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 38 military records available for the last name Adcook. For the veterans among your Adcook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Adcook lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Adcook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Adcook in 1967 was 93, and 89 in 2003.

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