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Oks Family History

Oks Name 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: Oss, Oki, Oas, Oaks, Oka, Oke, Ohs, Ok, Ku, Ross

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Where is the Oks family from?

You can see how Oks families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Oks family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Oks families were found in USA in 1880. In 1901 there was 1 Oks family living in Midlothian. This was 100% of all the recorded Oks's in Scotland. Midlothian had the highest population of Oks families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Oks surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Oks ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 393 census records available for the last name Oks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oks 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 404 immigration records available for the last name Oks. 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 36 military records available for the last name Oks. For the veterans among your Oks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Oks lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2004, in the United States, Oks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Oks in 1970 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

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