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Dwake Family History

Dwake 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: Drake, Wake, Dake, Blake, Duke, Dale, Brake, Lake, Kaake, Rake

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Where is the Dwake family from?

You can see how Dwake families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dwake family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Dwake family living in Oregon. This was 100% of all the recorded Dwake's in USA. Oregon had the highest population of Dwake families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dwake surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dwake ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dwake ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 22 census records available for the last name Dwake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dwake 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Dwake. 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 2 military records available for the last name Dwake. For the veterans among your Dwake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dwake lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2002, in the United States, Dwake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dwake in 1979 was 29, and 78 in 2002.

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