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Adkins Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Adkin, a pet form of Adam that was in use particularly in the English Midlands, + patronymic -s. Compare Atkins.

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

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Adkins Family Origin

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Adkins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Adkins family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Adkins. The most common Adkins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Adkins's were Farmers.

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Adkins Life Expectancy

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Famous Adkins Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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