Takes Name Meaning

Greek: reduced form of any surname ending in -takis, such as Anagnostakis or Kostantakis. Such a surname would involve a proper name stem ending in -t and the patronymic suffix -akis. This patronymic is particularly common in Crete, where it was adopted massively in the 19th century.

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


Similar surnames: Sales, Jakes, Eakes, Oakes, Tates, Baker, Tukes, Akes, Tate, Eales

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Takes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Takes. The most common Takes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Takes's were Farmers.

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Between 1963 and 2003, Takes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Takes in 1963 was 76, and 79 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Takes

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