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Makepeace Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person known for his skill at patching up quarrels, from Middle English make(n) ‘to make’ (Old English macian) + pais ‘peace’ (see Pace).

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


Similar surnames: Shakespeare, Meece, Peace, Menapace, Capece, Mazeika, Kezele, Depace

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Makepeace Family Origin

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Makepeace Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Works In Shoe Shop

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Makepeace. A less common occupation for the Makepeace family was Works In Shoe Shop. The most common Makepeace occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Makepeace's were Farmers.

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Makepeace Historical Records

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Makepeace Life Expectancy

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