Eike Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from various farms in southwestern Norway so named, from Old Norse eiki ‘oak’, ‘oak grove’ (see Ege). German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Egi-, Agi-, from Old High German ecka ‘point (of a sword or lance)’.

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


Similar surnames: Eiker, Eide, Eiken, Eicke, Pike, Rike, Deike, Duke, Enke, Mike

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Eike Family Origin

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Eike Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Bar Tender

    6%
  • Driver

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Eike occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Eike's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eike family was Driver. Farmer, Keeping House and Bar Tender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eike.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Eike life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Eike in 1963 was 80, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eike

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