Yeakey Family History

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Yeakey Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäcke, a pet form of Jakob.

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

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Yeakey Family Origin

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Yeakey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yeakey family was Keeping House. The most common Yeakey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Yeakey's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeakey.

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Yeakey Life Expectancy

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