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Kolker Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine): habitational name for someone from a place called Kolki in Ukraine. German (also Koelker): occupational name for a lime burner, a variant of Kalker (see Kalk, Kalkbrenner).

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

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Kolker Family Origin

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Kolker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Grocer

    17%
  • Bookkeeper

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kolker family was Farming. Farmer, Grocer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kolker. The most common Kolker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kolker's were Farmers.

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Kolker Historical Records

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Kolker Life Expectancy

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