Kowalke Family History

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Kowalke Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of Sorbian Kowal ‘smith’.

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


Similar surnames: Kowalske, Kowal, Kowall, Kosanke, Kowalik, Kowalski, Kottke, Toelke

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Kowalke Family Origin

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Kowalke Family Occupations

What did your Kowalke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kowalke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Kowalke's were Laborers. Laborer and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kowalke. A less common occupation for the Kowalke family was Works In Furniture Factory.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Machinist

    25%
  • Works In Furniture Factory

    25%

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

Kowalke Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Kowalke ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Kowalke Life Expectancy

What is the average Kowalke lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Kowalke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kowalke in 1949 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kowalke 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 Kowalke Family

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