Lyke Family History

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Lyke Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Lijcke, from the Germanic personal name Lideco.

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

Similar surnames: Like, Dyke, Luke, Fake, Duke, Aye, Ike, Lose, Luk, Lueke

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Lyke Family Origin

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Lyke Family Occupations

What did your Lyke ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lyke occupation in the UK was Farmer. 30% of Lyke's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Corporal 23rd R W Fus were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lyke. A less common occupation for the Lyke family was Earthenware Printer.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Corporal 23rd R W Fus

  • Earthenware Printer


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

Lyke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lyke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lyke 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 495 immigration records available for the last name Lyke. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lyke. For the veterans among your Lyke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lyke Life Expectancy

What is the average Lyke lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lyke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lyke in 1944 was 19, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lyke 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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