Ihrke Family History

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Ihrke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of the unexplained Germanic personal name Iring.

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


Similar surnames: Ehrke, Ehrle, Ehmke, Berke, Hake, Ihrig, Iske, Harke, Gierke, Ihde

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Ihrke Family Origin

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Ihrke Family Occupations

What did your Ihrke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ihrke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Ihrke's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ihrke.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    40%

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

Ihrke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ihrke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ihrke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Ihrke Life Expectancy

What is the average Ihrke lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ihrke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ihrke in 1963 was 59, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ihrke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ihrke 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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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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