Lykes Name Meaning

English: unexplained. This is a southern name, found chiefly in AL, SC, and FL.

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


Similar surnames: Lake, Sykes, Likes, Dykes, Lawes, Lyles, Hykes, Lukes, Lakes, Wykes

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Lykes Family Origin

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Lykes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Lawyer

    50%

In 1881, Farmer and Lawyer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lykes. The most common Lykes occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Lykes's were Farmers.

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Lykes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Lykes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Lykes in 1958 was 48, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lykes

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