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Yakes Family History

Yakes Name Meaning
Probably an Americanized form of Czech Jakeš (see Jakes).

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

7,206 Historical Documents with Yakes on Ancestry.com
1,486 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
426 Military Records
196 Immigration Records
2,129 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Yakes Families

  • Number of Yakes families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Yakes families
     33 - 64
     12 - 32
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Yakes last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Yakes Family Origin

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Yakes Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Yakes

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Yakes Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Yakes Civil War Service Records

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