Ax Name Meaning

German: variant of Axt.

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


Similar surnames: Pax, Wax, Au, Axe, Sax, Tax, Al, Lax, Bar, Dax

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Ax Family Origin

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Ax Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Miner

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Ax occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ax's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ax. A less common occupation for the Ax family was Miner.

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Ax Historical Records

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Ax Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ax life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ax in 1962 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ax

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