Milke Family History

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Milke Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Mielke, a pet form of Miele.

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


Similar surnames: Milk, Milkey, Milkie, Mielke, Wilke, Hilke, Mille, Minke, Mike, Miske

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Milke Family Origin

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Milke Family Occupations

What did your Milke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Watch Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milke. A less common occupation for the Milke family was Works In Cuttery. The most common Milke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Milke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Watch Maker

    5%
  • Works In Cuttery

    5%

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

Milke Historical Records

What Milke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Milke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Milke

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Milke. 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 Milke. For the veterans among your Milke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milke Life Expectancy

What is the average Milke lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Milke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Milke in 1957 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milke 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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