Jukes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of a Celtic personal name, Old Breton Iudicael (see Jewell).

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


Similar surnames: Tukes, Jules, Jakes, Lukes, Duke, Janes, Juers, Kunes, Rudes, Luke

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Jukes Family Origin

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Jukes Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    22%
  • Baker

    11%
  • C. Engineer

    11%
  • Ch Eng Priest

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jukes family was Ch Eng Priest. The most common Jukes occupation in Canada was Miner. 22% of Jukes's were Miners. Miner, Baker and C. Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jukes.

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Jukes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Jukes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Jukes in 1956 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jukes

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