Manske Family History

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Manske Name Meaning

spelling variant of Eastern German Manzke, probably of Slavic origin. reduced form of Schimansky, derivative of a Slavic form of the personal name Simon.

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


Similar surnames: Ganske, Maske, Mattke, Laske, Matzke, Kaske, Mansker, Garske, Wenske

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Manske Family Origin

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Manske Family Occupations

What did your Manske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Manske family was R.R. Lab. Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manske. The most common Manske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Manske's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Painter

    7%
  • R.R. Lab

    7%

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

Manske Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Manske Life Expectancy

What is the average Manske lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Manske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Manske in 1954 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manske 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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