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Likes Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Likens. Variant spelling of English Lykes, which is unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Sikes, Viles, Lien, Dikes, Like, Bires, Lykes, Lakes, Lints, Liles

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Likes Family Origin

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Likes Family Occupations

What did your Likes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Likes. A less common occupation for the Likes family was Blacksmith. The most common Likes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Likes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Likes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Likes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Likes 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Likes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Likes. For the veterans among your Likes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Likes Life Expectancy

What is the average Likes lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Likes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Likes in 1949 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Likes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Likes 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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