Eke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Eck. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ecke, Ede, Ekey, Ege, Heye, Eve, Oke, Aker, Reker, Tye

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Eke Family Origin

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Eke Family Occupations

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  • Brickmason

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Police-Park

    25%
  • Washer Woman

    25%

In 1880, Brickmason, Farmer and Police-Park were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eke. A less common occupation for the Eke family was Washer Woman. The most common Eke occupation in the USA was Brickmason. 25% of Eke's were Brickmasons.

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Eke Historical Records

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Eke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Eke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Eke in 1963 was 77, and 65 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eke

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