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Speaks Family History

Speaks Name Meaning
English: patronymic from Speak.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

75,195 Historical Documents with Speaks on Ancestry.com
15,474 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,731 Military Records
285 Immigration Records
10,644 Census and Voter Lists
44,061 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Speaks Families

  • Number of Speaks families
     23 - 44
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Speaks families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Speaks last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Speaks census records

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Speaks Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Speaks families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Speaks Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Speaks families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Speaks

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Speaks Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Speaks census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Speaks ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Speaks Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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