Bohlke Family History

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Bohlke Name Meaning

Variant of North German Bohlken.

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

Similar surnames: Boelke, Bohle, Bohlken, Bohl, Boehle, Boehnke, Boike, Bohne, Bolle

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Bohlke Family Origin

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Bohlke Family Occupations

What did your Bohlke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bohlke family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Butcher and Clerk Dry Goods were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohlke. The most common Bohlke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Bohlke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Clerk Dry Goods

  • Clerk In Store


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

Bohlke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bohlke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohlke 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 614 immigration records available for the last name Bohlke. 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 667 military records available for the last name Bohlke. For the veterans among your Bohlke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohlke Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohlke lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bohlke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bohlke in 1964 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohlke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohlke 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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