Milks Name Meaning

Variant of Milk. Middle English milk ‘milk’, presumably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a seller of milk. Alternatively, it may be a translation (again, with an excrescent -s) of German Milch, or a variant of Slavic Milich.

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

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Milks Family Origin

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Milks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Miller

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Milks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Milks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Milks family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milks.

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Milks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Milks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Milks in 1953 was 47, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milks

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