Geske Name Meaning

variant of Geschke. habitational name for someone from Geseke near Lippstadt, Westphalia.

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

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Geske Family Origin

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Geske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith And Wagon Maker

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Geske family was Blacksmith And Wagon Maker. The most common Geske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Geske's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geske.

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Geske Historical Records

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Geske Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Geske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Geske in 1951 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geske

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