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Behlke Family History

Behlke Name Meaning
variant of Böhlke (see Boehlke).in rare cases, from a pet form of Bele (see Behle 2).

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

6,822 Historical Documents with Behlke on Ancestry.com
2,325 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
451 Military Records
214 Immigration Records
1,359 Census and Voter Lists
2,473 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Behlke Families

  • Number of Behlke families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Behlke last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Behlke last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Behlke census records

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Behlke Family Origin

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Behlke Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Behlke

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Behlke Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Behlke census records

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Behlke Civil War Service Records

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