Cake Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English cake denoting a flat loaf made from fine flour (Old Norse kaka), hence a metonymic occupational name for a baker who specialized in fancy breads. It was first attested as a surname in the 13th century (Norfolk, Northamptonshire).

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


Similar surnames: Cane, Cage, Rake, Cape, Cade, Lake, Cave, Care, Ake, Case

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Cake Family Origin

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Cake Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cake. A less common occupation for the Cake family was Keeping House. The most common Cake occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Cake's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Cake Historical Records

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Cake Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Cake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Cake in 1960 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

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