Knake Family History

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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

Where is the Knake family from?

Knake Family Occupations

What did your Knake ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Music Dealer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%
  • Stone Mason

    17%

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

Knake Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Knake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knake 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 Knake. 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 Knake. For the veterans among your Knake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knake Life Expectancy

What is the average Knake lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knake

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knake 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.

Famous Knake Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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