Hakes Family History

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Hakes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hake 1.

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

Similar surnames: Hawkes, Akes, Hayes, Jakes, Rakes, Hakey, Eales, Hankes, Hawes, Hake

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Hakes Family Origin

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Hakes Family Occupations

What did your Hakes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hakes family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hakes. The most common Hakes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Hakes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter


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

Hakes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Hakes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hakes 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 611 immigration records available for the last name Hakes. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hakes. For the veterans among your Hakes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hakes Life Expectancy

What is the average Hakes lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hakes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hakes in 1950 was 37, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hakes 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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