Shek Name Meaning

Chinese : Cantonese variant of Shi 1.

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


Similar surnames: Sheu, Shen, Shed, Suen, Sherk, Shenk, Shey, Sheng, Chee, Sher

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Shek Family Origin

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Shek Family Occupations

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  • Driver

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Shek occupation in the USA was Driver. 100% of Shek's were Drivers.

Source: Census data for Shek | Data not to scale

Shek Historical Records

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Shek Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Shek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Shek in 1964 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shek

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