Weeks Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Wikke (see Wick 2). English: variant of Wick 1. It may also be an Americanization of Scandinavian Vik.

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


Similar surnames: Week, Jenks, Lees, Dees, Leeks, Meeks, Weekes, Deeks, Beeks, Leeds

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Weeks Family Origin

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Weeks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • School

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Clerk

    3%

In 1881, the most common Weeks occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Weeks's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weeks. A less common occupation for the Weeks family was Clerk.

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Weeks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Weeks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weeks in 1943 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weeks

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