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Kripke Family History

Kripke 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: Ripke, Krupke, Krinke, Krupka, Krick, Cripe, Kracke, Koike, Kipe

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Where is the Kripke family from?

You can see how Kripke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kripke family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Kripke families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Kripke family living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Kripke's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Kripke families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kripke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kripke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor was the top reported job for people in the USA named Kripke. 100% of Kripke men worked as a Proprietor. .

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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 Male Occupations In 1940

  • Proprietor
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Census Records

There are 134 census records available for the last name Kripke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kripke 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 135 immigration records available for the last name Kripke. 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 Cards

There are 78 military records available for the last name Kripke. For the veterans among your Kripke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kripke lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2002, in the United States, Kripke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kripke in 1969 was 80, and 82 in 2002.

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