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Likes Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Likens. Variant spelling of English Lykes, which is unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Sikes, Viles, Lien, Dikes, Like, Bires, Lykes, Lakes, Lints, Liles

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Likes Family Origin

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Likes Family Occupations

What did your Likes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Likes. 32% of Likes men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Likes women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Likes were Truck Driver and Auditor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Clerk
  • Waitress
  • Auditor

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

Likes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Likes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Likes 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 192 immigration records available for the last name Likes. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Likes. For the veterans among your Likes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Likes Life Expectancy

What is the average Likes lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Likes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Likes in 1949 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Likes 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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