Perks Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): patronymic from Park 2.

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

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Perks Family Origin

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Perks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1880, the most common Perks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Perks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Perks family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Perks.

Source: Census data for Perks | Data not to scale

Perks Historical Records

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Perks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Perks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Perks in 1961 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Perks

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