Bake Family History

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Bake Name Meaning

English: probably an occupational name for a baker. German (northern Frisian): from a short form of the personal name Balke, itself a reduced form of Baldeke, a pet form of Baldewin (see Baldwin). Dutch: variant of Baek.

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

Similar surnames: Bade, Fake, Backe, Hake, Baker, Balke, Blake, Bak, Haye, Bate

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Bake Family Origin

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Bake Family Occupations

What did your Bake ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bake. 20% of Bake men worked as a General Labourer and 75% of Bake women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bake were Railway Locomotive Fireman and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Iron Foundry Labourer
  • Railway Locomotive Fireman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Private Means

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

Bake Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Bake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bake 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bake. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bake. For the veterans among your Bake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bake Life Expectancy

What is the average Bake lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bake in 1955 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bake 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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