Patzke Family History

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Patzke Name Meaning

Eastern German: from a pet form of the personal name Patz.

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

Similar surnames: Matzke, Natzke, Gatzke, Petzke, Witzke, Latzke, Totzke, Paske, Mattke

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Patzke Family Origin

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Patzke Family Occupations

What did your Patzke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Patzke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 75% of Patzke's were Laborers. Laborer and Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Patzke.

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  • Laborer

  • Labor


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

Patzke Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Patzke Life Expectancy

What is the average Patzke lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Patzke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Patzke in 1955 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Patzke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Patzke 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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