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Uk Name Meaning

Cambodian: written អ៊ុក same as Ouk .

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


Similar surnames: Kuk, Suk, Luk, Un, Zuk, Ouk, Um, U, Ek, Uy

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Where is the Uk family from?

You can see how Uk families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Uk family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Uk families were found in United Kingdom in 1891, and Scotland in 1841. In 1891 there were 2 Uk families living in Glamorgan. This was about 67% of all the recorded Uk's in United Kingdom. Glamorgan had the highest population of Uk families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Uk surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Uk ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Shop Hand was the top reported job for people in the USA named Uk. 100% of Uk women worked as a Shop Hand. .

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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.

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Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Shop Hand
    100%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Uk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uk 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 264 immigration records available for the last name Uk. 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 53 military records available for the last name Uk. For the veterans among your Uk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Uk lifespan?

Between 1994 and 2002, in the United States, Uk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Uk in 1994 was 73, and 74 in 2002.

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