Ehlke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of Ehle.

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


Similar surnames: Ehmke, Oehlke, Ehrke, Ehle, Pehlke, Behlke, Dehnke, Hilke, Ihrke

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Ehlke Family Origin

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Ehlke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Engineer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Works In Wire Mill

    13%

In 1880, the most common Ehlke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Ehlke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ehlke family was Works In Wire Mill. Farmer, Engineer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehlke.

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Ehlke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Ehlke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ehlke in 1956 was 55, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ehlke

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