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Bankes Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Banks 1.

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


Similar surnames: Banes, Banker, Backes, Hankes, Banks, Barkes, Hanken, Bane, Bunkers

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Bankes Family Origin

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Bankes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Bankes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Bankes's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bankes. A less common occupation for the Bankes family was Carpenter.

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Bankes Life Expectancy

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