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Litke Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of any of various Germanic compound personal names formed with liut ‘people’ as the first element, or an Americanized spelling of Lüdtke (see Luedtke, Lutke).

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


Similar surnames: Lutke, Limke, Libke, Ike, Lipe, Hilke, Eicke, Tite, Lemke, Linde

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Litke Family Origin

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Litke Family Occupations

What did your Litke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Com. Laborer and Helper Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Litke. A less common occupation for the Litke family was Laborer. The most common Litke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Litke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Com. Laborer

    14%
  • Helper Blacksmith

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Litke Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Litke Life Expectancy

What is the average Litke lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Litke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Litke in 1942 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Litke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Litke 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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