Lempke Family History

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Lempke Name Meaning

North German: variant of Lemke.

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


Similar surnames: Lemcke, Lembke, Lembcke, Lemke, Kempke, Lemme, Kempe, Limke, Kempka

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Lempke Family Origin

Where is the Lempke family from?

Lempke Family Occupations

What did your Lempke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lempke. The most common Lempke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Lempke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lempke family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Lempke Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lempke Life Expectancy

What is the average Lempke lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lempke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lempke in 1956 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lempke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lempke 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.

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