Akes Name Meaning

North German (Frisian): patronymic of the Old Frisian personal name Ake, a variant of Ag(g)o (see Agena). English: variant of Akers.

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

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Akes Family Origin

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Akes Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, the most common Akes occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Akes's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Akes. A less common occupation for the Akes family was Farming.

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Akes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Akes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Akes in 1953 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Akes

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