Jacks Name Meaning

English and North German: patronymic from Jack.

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


Similar surnames: Jacka, Backs, Macks, Jaecks, Jack, Hack, Tjarks, Lack, Hicks, Bucks

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Jacks Family Origin

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Jacks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jacks family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jacks. The most common Jacks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Jacks's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Jacks | Data not to scale

Jacks Historical Records

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Jacks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Jacks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Jacks in 1943 was 24, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jacks

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