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Christakos Name Meaning

Greek: patronymic from the personal name Christos + the suffix -akos which is particularly associated with the Mani Peninsula in southwestern Peloponnese.

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


Similar surnames: Christos, Christou, Christo, Christoff, Christie, Christ, Christison

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Where is the Christakos family from?

You can see how Christakos families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Christakos family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Christakos families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 7 Christakos families living in New Jersey. This was about 33% of all the recorded Christakos's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Christakos families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Christakos surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Christakos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Waiter was the top reported job for people in the USA named Christakos. 18% of Christakos men worked as a Waiter. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Waiter
    18%
  • Cook
    14%
  • Mechanic
    9%
  • Clerk
    9%
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What Christakos family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 584 census records available for the last name Christakos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Christakos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 459 immigration records available for the last name Christakos. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 258 military records available for the last name Christakos. For the veterans among your Christakos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Christakos lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Christakos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Christakos in 1945 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

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