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Where is the Akey family from?
You can see how Akey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Akey family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Akey families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Akey families living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Akey's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Akey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Akey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Akey. 25% of Akey men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Akey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Akey were Manager and Home.