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Perschke Name Meaning

German: from Slavic persk ‘perch’, hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish in some way. German: from Sorbian pjersk ‘bass’ (fish), probably a nickname or an occupational name for a fish dealer.

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


Similar surnames: Pesce, Peschke, Reschke, Kruschke, Bieschke, Dersch, Fersch, Deuschle

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Perschke Family Origin

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Perschke Family Occupations

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Perschke Historical Records

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Perschke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Perschke in 1958 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

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