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Where is the Lemke family from?
You can see how Lemke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lemke family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Lemke families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Lemke family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Lemke's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Lemke families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lemke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lemke. 23% of Lemke men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Lemke women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lemke were Carpenter and Teacher.