Seek Name Meaning

Altered spelling of North German Seeck, from a short form of a compound name formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element, or a nickname from siech ‘sick’, ‘ill’.

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


Similar surnames: Zeek, Seed, Reek, Senk, Seck, Siek, Peek, Seese, Seel, Beer

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Seek Family Origin

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Seek Family Occupations

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  • Policeman

    50%
  • Shoe Maker Finisher

    50%

In 1881, Policeman and Shoe Maker Finisher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Seek. The most common Seek occupation in the UK was Policeman. 50% of Seek's were Policemans.

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Seek Historical Records

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Seek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Seek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Seek in 1954 was 26, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seek

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