Alike Family History

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Alike 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.

Similar surnames: Like, Alire, Alice, Pike, Blake, Malik, Lake, Ali, Line, Luke

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Alike Family Origin

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Alike Family Occupations

What did your Alike ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Upholsterer was the top reported job for people in the UK named Alike.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Upholsterer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Alike Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 126 census records available for the last name Alike. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alike census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 15 immigration records available for the last name Alike. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7 military records available for the last name Alike. For the veterans among your Alike ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alike Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alike ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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