Jeske Name Meaning

Eastern German (of Slavic origin): from a pet form of the personal name Jan or Johannes (see John).

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


Similar surnames: Jesse, Jenke, Jesko, Jeska, Teske, Neske, Leske, Beske, Kuske, Meske

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Jeske Family Origin

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Jeske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jeske. A less common occupation for the Jeske family was Blacksmith. The most common Jeske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Jeske's were Farmers.

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Jeske Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Jeske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Jeske in 1945 was 39, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jeske

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