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Markes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Marks.

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


Similar surnames: Marks, Barkes, Markus, Markee, Mires, Burkes, Parke, Meares, Marte

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Markes Family Origin

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Markes Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    12%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • Bricklayer

    6%
  • Builders Laborer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Markes family was Builders Laborer. The most common Markes occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Markes's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markes.

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Markes Historical Records

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Markes Life Expectancy

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