Fikes Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Faix or Feix, variants of German Veit.

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


Similar surnames: Fike, Piker, Rike, Ike, Filer, Fyke, Likes, Fies, Fickes, Sikes

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Fikes Family Origin

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Fikes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fikes family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fikes. The most common Fikes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Fikes's were Farmers.

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Fikes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Fikes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Fikes in 1949 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fikes

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