Paepke Family History

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Paepke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: diminutive of Pape. See also Papke.

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


Similar surnames: Papke, Papka, Paape, Pape, Doepke, Roepke, Hapke, Repke, Toepke

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Paepke Family Origin

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Paepke Family Occupations

What did your Paepke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Paepke occupation in the USA was Brewer. 20% of Paepke's were Brewers. Brewer, Druggist and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paepke. A less common occupation for the Paepke family was Keeps Saloon.

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  • Brewer

    20%
  • Druggist

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeps Saloon

    20%

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

Paepke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Paepke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paepke 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 Paepke

Passenger List

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

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Paepke Life Expectancy

What is the average Paepke lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Paepke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Paepke in 1963 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paepke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paepke 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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