Francke Family History

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Francke Name Meaning

Dutch, Danish, and German: variant spelling of Frank.

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


Similar surnames: Franck, Franke, Franken, France, Frank, Ranck, Crance, Fricke, Frankl

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Francke Family Origin

Where is the Francke family from?

Francke Family Occupations

What did your Francke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Francke. A less common occupation for the Francke family was Banker. The most common Francke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Francke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Banker

    5%

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

Francke Historical Records

What Francke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Francke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Francke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Francke

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Francke. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Francke. For the veterans among your Francke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Francke Life Expectancy

What is the average Francke lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Francke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Francke in 1950 was 46, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Francke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Francke 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.

Famous Francke Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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