Akens Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant spelling of Aikens.

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


Similar surnames: Akins, Aikens, Aken, Arons, Aiken, Kerns, Akes, Evens, Kees, Arens

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Akens Family Origin

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Akens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

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Akens Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Akens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Akens in 1959 was 64, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Akens

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