Noelke Family History

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Noelke Name Meaning

German (Nölke): from a reduced pet form of the personal name Arnold.

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

Similar surnames: Roelke, Oelke, Toelke, Bielke, Neske, Toelle, Nolde, Oelfke, Mielke

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Noelke Family Origin

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Noelke Family Occupations

What did your Noelke ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Broker

  • Exchange Broker

  • Laborer


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

Noelke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 674 census records available for the last name Noelke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noelke 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 149 immigration records available for the last name Noelke. 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 81 military records available for the last name Noelke. For the veterans among your Noelke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Noelke Life Expectancy

What is the average Noelke lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Noelke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Noelke in 1965 was 53, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Noelke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Noelke 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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