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Pake Surname Meaning

German (Westphalia): unexplained. Compound names such as Pakebusch indicate a topographic source. English: variant of Pask .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Pike, Hake, Paske, Dake, Pak, Lake, Zale, Page, Pape, Yake

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Where is the Pake family from?

You can see how Pake families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pake family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Pake families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 44 Pake families living in London. This was about 21% of all the recorded Pake's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Pake families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pake surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pake ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Pake. 94% of Pake women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    94%
  • Retired
    7%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Pake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pake census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 912 immigration records available for the last name Pake. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 849 military records available for the last name Pake. For the veterans among your Pake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pake lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Pake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Pake in 1946 was 49, and 64 in 2004.

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