Bankemper Family History

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Bankemper Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Kemper, Bandemer, Burkemper, Gansemer, Van Kempen, Anker, Banker

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Bankemper Family Origin

Where is the Bankemper family from?

Bankemper Family Occupations

What did your Bankemper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bankemper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Bankemper's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bankemper.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bankemper ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bankemper Historical Records

What Bankemper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 314 census records available for the last name Bankemper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bankemper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Bankemper. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 72 military records available for the last name Bankemper. For the veterans among your Bankemper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bankemper Life Expectancy

What is the average Bankemper lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bankemper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bankemper in 1964 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bankemper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bankemper ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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