Cake Family History

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Cake Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English cake denoting a flat loaf made from fine flour (Old Norse kaka), hence a metonymic occupational name for a baker who specialized in fancy breads. It was first attested as a surname in the 13th century (Norfolk, Northamptonshire).

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


Similar surnames: Cane, Cage, Rake, Cape, Cade, Lake, Cave, Care, Ake, Case

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Cake Family Origin

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Cake Family Occupations

What did your Cake ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cake ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Shepherd

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cake family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Labourer and Shepherd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cake. The most common Cake occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Cake's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Cake | Data not to scale

Cake Historical Records

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Cake Life Expectancy

What is the average Cake lifespan?

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Cake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Cake in 1960 was 39, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cake

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