Sex Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Sex Family Origin

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Sex Family Occupations

What did your Sex ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sex ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Harness Maker

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sex family was Harness Maker. The most common Sex occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Sex's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sex.

Source: Census data for Sex | Data not to scale

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Sex Life Expectancy

What is the average Sex lifespan?

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United States

Between 1967 and 2003, Sex life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Sex in 1967 was 77, and 84 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sex

Famous Sex Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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