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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 2689 people with the Locke surname? In that year Locke was ranked number 1467 for popularity in the UK.|
"LOCKE. John Lock of Roxburghshire who
rendered homage in 1296 is probably the John
Lok' who was juror on an inquest at
Roxburgh in 1303 (Bain, n, p. 199, 376, 548.) His
seal bears an eight-rayed figure and S' Joh'it
Log. John Lock, professor of sacred theology
in the University of St. Andrews in 1464
(SCM., v, p. 288), is probably the John Lok
who appears in the same year and in 1474
as rector of the church of Fynnewyn or
Futhnewyn (Finhaven) (REB., i, 196; n, 104),
and in 1475 as professor of sacred theology
and canon of Brechin (Soltre, p. 71). Johannes
Lok, witness in Glasgow, 1504 (Simon, 68),
George Lowk, tenant under the bishop of
Glasgow in 1510 (Rental), Katherine Lok sold
houses in Glasgow in 1544 (Protocols, i), and
John Lock was burgess there in 1641 (Inquis.,
(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|John Locke||John Locke (29 August 1632 ? 28 October 1704) was an English physician and philosopher regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers.|
|Josef Locke||Josef Locke was the stage name of Joseph McLaughlin (23 March 1917 ? 15 October 1999), an Irish tenor singer who was successful in the United Kingdom and Ireland in the 1940s and 1950s.|
|Joseph Locke||Joseph Locke (9 August 1805 - 18 September 1860) was a notable English civil engineer of the 19th century, particularly associated with railway projects.|
|Francis Locke||Francis Locke (October 31, 1766 ? January 8, 1823) was a U.|
|Keith Locke||Keith James Locke (born 1944) is a current New Zealand MP representing the Green Party who was first elected to parliament in 1999.|
|Kimberley Locke||Kimberley Dawn Locke (born January 3, 1978 in Hartsville, Tennessee) is an American adult contemporary pop/R&B singer and plus-size fashion model.|
|David Ross Locke||David Ross Locke (also known by his pseudonym Petroleum V.|
|Bobby Locke||"For the baseball player, see: Bobby Locke (baseball)"Arthur D'Arcy "Bobby" Locke (20 November 1917 ? 9 March 1987) was one of the first internationally successful South African golfers.|
|Joe Locke||Joseph Paul Locke (born March 18 1959) is a US American jazz vibraphonist, composer and educator.|
|Mamie Locke||Mamie E.|
|Vince Locke||Vincent Locke is an American comic book artist known for his work on "Deadworld" and "A History of Violence" and for his ultraviolent album covers for death metal band Cannibal Corpse.|
|Tony Locke||Tony Locke (born May 19, 1978 in Springfield, Ohio) is an American football wide receiver/defensive back who played most recently for the New Orleans VooDoo in the Arena Football League.|
|Corey Locke||Corey Locke, (born May 8, 1984 in Newmarket, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey player currently with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the AHL.|
|Spencer Locke||Spencer Locke (born September 20, 1991) is an American actress and singer who has had various appearances as the role of "Candida" on Disney Channel's "Phil of the Future".|
|John Locke||John Locke (1764?1855), was a U.|
|Gary Locke||Gary Locke (born 16 June 1975 in Edinburgh) is a former Scottish professional footballer who last played for Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premier League.|
|Harry Locke||Harry Locke (December 10 1913 - September 17 1987) was a British character actor.|
|Gordon Locke||Gordon C.|
|Gary Locke||Gary Locke (born 12 July 1954) is an English former footballer born in Willesden, London, who played in the Football League for Chelsea and Crystal Palace, and in the Allsvenskan for Halmstads BK.|
|Tembi Locke||Tembi Locke is an American actress who has appeared in over 30 television shows.|
|Alain LeRoy Locke||Alain LeRoy Locke (September 13, 1885 ? June 9, 1954) was an American writer, philosopher, educator, and patron of the arts.|
|Ned Locke||Norbert Locke, better known as Ned Locke (December 25, 1919 - February 4, 1992), was an American television personality and radio announcer, best known for the role of "Ringmaster Ned" on WGN-TV's "Bozo's Circus" from 1961 - 1976.|
|Matthew Fielding Locke||Matthew Francis Locke (1824?1911) was an American politician in Texas.|
|Elsie Locke||Elsie Violet Locke (17 August 1912 ? 8 April 2001) was a New Zealand writer, feminist and social activist.|
|Martine Locke||Martine Locke is an Australian singer/songwriter/guitarist.|
|Michael Locke||Michael Richard Locke (born 13 March 1979, Port Talbot, Wales), better known as Pancho, is a professional skateboarder and a member of the Dirty Sanchez crew.|
|Jeff Locke||Jeffrey Alan.|
|Christopher Locke||__NOTOC__Christopher Locke (born November 12, 1947) is a widely read blogger, author and the editor of the Entropy Gradient Reversals e-newsletter since 1995.|
|Charles Herbert Locke||Charles Herbert Locke OBE (21 September 1910 - 15 May 1977) was an Australian company director, who served as chairman of Tooheys and Lend Lease Corporation, and a charity fundraiser.|
|Lewis Locke||Lewis Locke was a Private in the Union Army and a Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the American Civil War.|
|John Locke||John Locke (1847?1889-01-31, was an Irish writer and Fenian activist, exiled to the United States, and most famous for writing "Dawn on the Irish Coast", also known as "The Exiles Return, or Morning on the Irish coast".|
|Bruce Locke||Bruce Asato Locke is an American actor born and raised in Oregon.|
|Gary Locke||Gary Faye Locke (born January 21, 1950) is an American politician.|
|Rob Locke||Rob Locke is a British television Host, Actor, and Voice-Over Artist who lives in Los Angeles, California.|
|Gene Locke||Gene L.|
|Harvey Locke||Harvey Locke (born in Calgary in 1959) is a conservationist and photographer.|
|Orrin Wiley Locke||Orrin Wiley Locke (born 1859) was a Republican member of the Vermont State Senate, who represented the Orleans Vermont Senate District.|