Leik Name Meaning

Of German origin: possibly an altered spelling of Liek, which Bahlow derives from liek ‘wet(ness)’, and hence presumably a topographic name for someone living in a marshy area.

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

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Leik Family Origin

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Leik Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Black Smith

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leik family was Black Smith. Laborer, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leik. The most common Leik occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Leik's were Laborers.

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Leik Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2003, Leik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Leik in 1959 was 51, and 85 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leik

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