Jake Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of French Jacques.

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


Similar surnames: Duke, Lake, Jacko, Baker, Bane, Cale, Dace, Taake, Fake, Rake

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Jake Family Origin

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Jake Family Occupations

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  • Clogger

    20%
  • Core Maker In Foundry

    20%
  • Currier & Butcher

    20%
  • Foreman

    20%

In 1881, Clogger, Core Maker In Foundry and Currier & Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jake. A less common occupation for the Jake family was Foreman. The most common Jake occupation in the UK was Clogger. 20% of Jake's were Cloggers.

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Jake Historical Records

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Jake Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Jake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Jake in 1963 was 65, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jake

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