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Meinke Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a pet form of Mein.

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


Similar surnames: Meincke, Reinke, Weinke, Mencke, Menke, Heinke, Meinen, Meinecke

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Meinke Family Origin

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Meinke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Brick Manufactorer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Meinke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Meinke's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meinke. A less common occupation for the Meinke family was Brick Manufactorer.

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Meinke Historical Records

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Meinke Life Expectancy

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