Peeks Name Meaning

North German: probably a variant of Peek. Possibly an altered spelling of German Pix (see Peaks).

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


Similar surnames: Peaks, Peek, Peets, Peers, Peeke, Rees, Kees, Hees, Lees, Pinks

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Peeks Family Origin

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Peeks Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    33%
  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Milliner

    33%

In 1881, the most common Peeks occupation in Canada was Baker. 33% of Peeks's were Bakers. Baker and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Peeks. A less common occupation for the Peeks family was Milliner.

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Peeks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Peeks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Peeks in 1951 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peeks

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