Lemke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of the personal name Lemert (see Lambert).

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


Similar surnames: Remke, Lenke, Lamke, Limke, Lemme, Lampe, Jeske, Jenke, Lueke, Henke

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Lemke Family Origin

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Lemke Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lemke family was Tailor. The most common Lemke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Lemke's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lemke.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%

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Lemke Historical Records

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Lemke Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Lemke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lemke in 1944 was 71, and 76 in 2004.

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