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Fake Name Meaning

English (mainly Norfolk and Suffolk): variant of Faulks. Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Facco, a variant of Falco, itself probably a short form of a personal name formed with fal, a tribal name (as in Westphalia) or alternatively a byname meaning ‘falcon’.

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

Similar surnames: Hake, Bake, Faske, Face, Mak, Lake, Rake, Duke, Fare, Taake

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Fake Family Origin

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Fake Family Occupations

What did your Fake ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fake family was Architect & Surveyor. Bricklayer, Gas Fitter and (Club) Hall Keeper Union Club were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fake. The most common Fake occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 14% of Fake's were Bricklayers.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Gas Fitter

  • (Club) Hall Keeper Union Club

  • Architect & Surveyor


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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Fake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fake 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 460 immigration records available for the last name Fake. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Fake. For the veterans among your Fake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fake Life Expectancy

What is the average Fake lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fake in 1955 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fake 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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