Knake Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Knaake or Knacke, variants of Knaack.

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


Similar surnames: Knoke, Knaak, Knape, Krake, Knabe, Knope, Knapp, Hake, Kapke, Kaake

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Knake Family Origin

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Knake Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Music Dealer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%
  • Stone Mason

    17%

In 1880, the most common Knake occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Knake's were Farmers. Farmer, Music Dealer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knake. A less common occupation for the Knake family was Stone Mason.

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Knake Historical Records

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Knake Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Knake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Knake in 1959 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knake

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