Jukes Family History

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Jukes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of a Celtic personal name, Old Breton Iudicael (see Jewell).

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

Similar surnames: Tukes, Jules, Jakes, Lukes, Duke, Janes, Juers, Kunes, Rudes, Luke

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Jukes Family Origin

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Jukes Family Occupations

What did your Jukes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Glass Blower and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jukes. The most common Jukes occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Jukes's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Jukes family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Glass Blower

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jukes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Jukes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Jukes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jukes 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Jukes. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Jukes. For the veterans among your Jukes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jukes Life Expectancy

What is the average Jukes lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Jukes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Jukes in 1956 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jukes 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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