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Akehurst Name Meaning

English (Sussex): habitational name from any of several places named from Old English ac ‘oak’ + hyrst ‘wooded hill’. The modern spelling of the place name is Oakhurst.

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

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Akehurst Family Origin

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Akehurst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Brakeman R.R.

    10%
  • Dyer

    10%
  • Engineering

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Akehurst family was Engineering. The most common Akehurst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Akehurst's were Farmers. Farmer, Brakeman R.R. and Dyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Akehurst.

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Akehurst Life Expectancy

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