Deeks Family History

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Deeks Name Meaning

English: variant of Dyke.

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

Similar surnames: Reeks, Beeks, Meeks, Dees, Leeks, Weeks, Deets, Derks, Deeds, Deere

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Deeks Family Origin

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Deeks Family Occupations

What did your Deeks ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Deeks family was Carpenter. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deeks. The most common Deeks occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Deeks's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Bricklayer

  • Carpenter


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

Deeks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Deeks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deeks 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Deeks. 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 Deeks. For the veterans among your Deeks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deeks Life Expectancy

What is the average Deeks lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Deeks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Deeks in 1962 was 84, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deeks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deeks 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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