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Goeke Family History

Goeke Name Meaning
German (Göke): from a reduced form of Gödeke (see Goedecke).

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

21,916 Historical Documents with Goeke on Ancestry.com
10,717 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
694 Military Records
197 Immigration Records
2,307 Census and Voter Lists
8,001 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Goeke Families

  • Number of Goeke families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Goeke last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Goeke last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Goeke census records

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Goeke Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Goeke families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Goeke Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Goeke families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Goeke

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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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Goeke Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Goeke census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Goeke ancestors, such as occupation.

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Goeke Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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