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Akridge Name Meaning

Possibly English, a habitational name from a place with a name meaning ‘oak ridge’, as for example Aikrigg in Cumbria (from Old Norse eik ‘oak’ + hryggr ‘ridge’), or any of the many places called Oakridge (from Old English ac + hrycg). However, neither Akridge nor Oakridge are found as surnames in current English records.

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


Similar surnames: Bridge, Ridge, Attridge, Claridge, Waldridge, Aldridge, Ashbridge

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Akridge Family Origin

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Akridge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Akridge family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Akridge. The most common Akridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Akridge's were Farmers.

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Akridge Life Expectancy

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