Wykes Name Meaning

English: variant of Wick.

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

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Wykes Family Origin

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Wykes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Artist

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Artist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wykes. The most common Wykes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Wykes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wykes family was Clerk In Store.

Source: Census data for Wykes | Data not to scale

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Wykes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Wykes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wykes in 1959 was 65, and 93 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wykes

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