Jakeman Family History

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Jakeman Name Meaning

English: variant of Jackman.

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

Similar surnames: Lakeman, Wakeman, Blakeman, Wardman, Boreman, Allman, Dikeman

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Jakeman Family Origin

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Jakeman Family Occupations

What did your Jakeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and House were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Jakeman. 48% of Jakeman men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Jakeman women worked as a House. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jakeman were Doctor and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Baker
  • Doctor

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • House
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

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

Jakeman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Jakeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jakeman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jakeman. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Jakeman. For the veterans among your Jakeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jakeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Jakeman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Jakeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Jakeman in 1956 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jakeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jakeman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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