Sheek Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schieck.

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

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Sheek Family Origin

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Sheek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Wagon Maker

    8%
  • Cattle Raiser

    4%

In 1880, the most common Sheek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Sheek's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sheek family was Cattle Raiser. Farmer, Keeping House and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheek.

Source: Census data for Sheek | Data not to scale

Sheek Historical Records

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Sheek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2003, Sheek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sheek in 1949 was 40, and 58 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sheek

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