Akey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an Americanized form of German Eiche ‘oak’ (see Eich).

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


Similar surnames: Avey, Aker, Key, Aney, Hakey, Acey, Adey, Oakey, Bakey, Lakey

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Akey Family Origin

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Akey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Akey family was Farming. The most common Akey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Akey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Akey.

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Akey Historical Records

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Akey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Akey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Akey in 1954 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Akey

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