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Kirkes Name Meaning

Possibly a reduced form of English Kirkhouse, an occupational name for someone employed at the church house.

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


Similar surnames: Kerker, Dickes, Kirk, Berkes, Wirkus, Zirkel, Kirkley, Kries, Gilkes

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Kirkes Family Origin

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Kirkes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Mate On River

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Kirkes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Kirkes's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirkes. A less common occupation for the Kirkes family was Mate On River.

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