Kirks Name Meaning

Variant of Kirk.

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

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Kirks Family Origin

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Kirks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeps House

    9%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    4%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirks. The most common Kirks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kirks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kirks family was Farm Hand.

Source: Census data for Kirks | Data not to scale

Kirks Historical Records

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Kirks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Kirks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kirks in 1944 was 46, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirks

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