Akre Name Meaning

Norwegian and Swedish (Åkre): topographic name for someone living by a piece of plowed land, from an inflected form of aker, åker ‘plowed field’. This is also found as a place name, and so the origin in some cases may be habitational. See Aker.

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

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Akre Family Origin

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Akre Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Akre occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Akre's were Farmers.

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Akre Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Akre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Akre in 1962 was 83, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Akre

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