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Lykens Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dutch Likens. It occurs chiefly in PA.

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


Similar surnames: Lykins, Lukens, Likes, Likins, Lyness, Lyvers, Likens, Lyke, Lykes

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Lykens Family Origin

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Lykens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Ore Miner

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lykens. The most common Lykens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Lykens's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lykens family was Ore Miner.

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Lykens Historical Records

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Lykens Life Expectancy

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