Koelker Family History

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Koelker Name Meaning

German: variant of Kalker (see Kalk, Kalkbrenner).

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


Similar surnames: Kolker, Koeller, Kelker, Voelker, Kueker, Goeller, Kelner, Koller

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Koelker Family Origin

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Koelker Family Occupations

What did your Koelker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Koelker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Koelker's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Koelker.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Laborer

    25%

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

Koelker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Koelker Life Expectancy

What is the average Koelker lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Koelker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Koelker in 1963 was 73, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koelker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koelker 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 Koelker Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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