Humke Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called near Lippe, originally named Hunebeke ‘dirty stream’. North German (Frisian): from a pet form of the personal name Hummo, a reduced form of the Germanic names Hugimar (composed of the elements hugi ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + mari ‘great’, ‘famous’) or Hunmar (composed of the elements hun ‘Hun’, ‘giant’ + mari ‘great’, ‘famous’).

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

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Humke Family Origin

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Humke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Engineer

    20%

In 1880, the most common Humke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Humke's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Humke. A less common occupation for the Humke family was Engineer.

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Humke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Humke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Humke in 1963 was 85, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Humke

Famous Humke Family

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