Eke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Eck. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ecke, Ede, Ekey, Ege, Heye, Eve, Oke, Aker, Reker, Tye

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Eke Family Origin

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Eke Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Eke occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Eke's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Eke family was Ag Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eke.

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Eke Historical Records

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Eke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Eke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Eke in 1963 was 77, and 65 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eke

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