Heinke Family History

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Heinke Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Henke, Heinle, Heinkel, Reinke, Weinke, Heine, Meinke, Heinzel, Heino

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Heinke Family Origin

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Heinke Family Occupations

What did your Heinke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heinke. A less common occupation for the Heinke family was Cigar Maker. The most common Heinke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Heinke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

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

Heinke Historical Records

What Heinke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heinke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heinke 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 Heinke

Passenger List

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

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Heinke Life Expectancy

What is the average Heinke lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Heinke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Heinke in 1945 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heinke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heinke 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.

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