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Dokes Surname Meaning

English: variant of Doke .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Doke, Dikes, Dykes, Nokes, Rokes, Vokes, Bones, Doles, Dukes, Dowe

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Where is the Dokes family from?

You can see how Dokes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dokes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dokes families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 4 Dokes families living in London. This was about 31% of all the recorded Dokes's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Dokes families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dokes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dokes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Dokes. 100% of Dokes 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
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dokes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dokes 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 104 immigration records available for the last name Dokes. 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 255 military records available for the last name Dokes. For the veterans among your Dokes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dokes lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dokes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dokes in 1960 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

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