Fakes Family History

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Fakes Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): variant of Faulks.

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

Similar surnames: Fake, Fawkes, Rakes, Oakes, Fares, Lakes, Akes, Sikes, Jakes, Eames

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Fakes Family Origin

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Fakes Family Occupations

What did your Fakes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fakes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Fakes's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Field Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fakes. A less common occupation for the Fakes family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Field Hand

  • Merchant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fakes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Fakes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Fakes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fakes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 237 immigration records available for the last name Fakes. 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 Card

There are 711 military records available for the last name Fakes. For the veterans among your Fakes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fakes Life Expectancy

What is the average Fakes lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Fakes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Fakes in 1953 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fakes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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