Limke Name Meaning

German: variant of Limpke, of uncertain origin. It may be a topographic name from Limbeke, a river name in the Harz Mountains, or from Limp, a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with lint ‘snake’ + berht ‘shining’ + -ke, diminutive suffix.

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

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Limke Family Origin

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Limke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Enameler

    33%

In 1880, the most common Limke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Limke's were Farmers. Farmer and Enameler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Limke.

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Limke Historical Records

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Limke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Limke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Limke in 1959 was 62, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Limke

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