Gacke Name Meaning

German: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Gack, a nickname from Middle High German geck ‘childish’, ‘foolish’ (compare Gackle). Most occurrences are in IA and MN.

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


Similar surnames: Nacke, Backe, Gackle, Tacker, Gockel, Wack, Geck, Game, Tacke, Macke

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Gacke Family Origin

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Gacke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    50%

In 1880, the most common Gacke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gacke's were Farmers. Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gacke.

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Gacke Historical Records

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Gacke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1966 and 2003, Gacke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gacke in 1966 was 82, and 76 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gacke

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