Mikes Name Meaning

Hungarian; also Czech (Mikeš): from a pet form of a personal name equivalent to Nicholas (Hungarian Miklós, Czech Mikuláš).

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


Similar surnames: Mikus, Mikos, Mike, Mikel, Miles, Mikles, Mies, Miklas, Mikels, Mines

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Mikes Family Origin

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Mikes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Hand

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Moulder

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Hand and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mikes. The most common Mikes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mikes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mikes family was Moulder.

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Mikes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Mikes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Mikes in 1949 was 42, and 62 in 2004.

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