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Fake Name Meaning

English (mainly Norfolk and Suffolk): variant of Faulks. Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Facco, a variant of Falco, itself probably a short form of a personal name formed with fal, a tribal name (as in Westphalia) or alternatively a byname meaning ‘falcon’.

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

Similar surnames: Hake, Bake, Faske, Face, Mak, Lake, Rake, Duke, Fare, Taake

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Where is the Fake family from?

You can see how Fake families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fake family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Fake families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 10 Fake families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Fake's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Fake families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fake surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fake ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Fake. 20% of Fake men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Fake women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fake were Truck Driver and Machine Operator. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Machine Operator
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Fake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fake census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 460 immigration records available for the last name Fake. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Fake. For the veterans among your Fake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fake lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Fake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fake in 1955 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

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