Guelker Family History

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Guelker Name Meaning

North German (Gülker): habitational name derived from Gülke, the old Rhenish name of the city now called Jülich; in the 4th century it was named in Latin as Juliacum ‘settlement of Julius’, and in 1094 it is documented as Guliche.

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


Similar surnames: Buecker, Geller, Gfeller, Uecker, Gelder, Peller, Gusler, Lueker

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Guelker Family Origin

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Guelker Family Occupations

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  • Keeps House

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    50%

In 1880, Keeps House and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Guelker. The most common Guelker occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 50% of Guelker's were Keeps Houses.

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Guelker Historical Records

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Guelker Life Expectancy

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