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

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Likes.

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Likes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Likes

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