Peeks Name Meaning

North German: probably a variant of Peek. Possibly an altered spelling of German Pix (see Peaks).

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


Similar surnames: Peaks, Peek, Peets, Peers, Peeke, Rees, Kees, Hees, Lees, Pinks

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Peeks Family Origin

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Peeks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeps Saloon

    13%

In 1880, the most common Peeks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Peeks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peeks family was Keeps Saloon. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peeks.

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Peeks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Peeks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Peeks in 1951 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peeks

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