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Pischke Name Meaning

Germanized form of Sorbian Pěška (from a pet form of Pěš; see Pesch ) and Pětška Pěčka (from a pet form of Pětš Pěč; see Petsch ) and probably also of some other similar (like-sounding) Slavic pet form of the personal name Peter .

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


Similar surnames: Peschke, Mischke, Paschke, Meschke, Pischel, Nitschke, Mitschke

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Where is the Pischke family from?

You can see how Pischke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pischke family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Pischke families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 15 Pischke families living in Minnesota. This was about 34% of all the recorded Pischke's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Pischke families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pischke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pischke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Pischke. 27% of Pischke men worked as a Farmer and 27% of Pischke women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pischke were Helper and Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Helper
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
    27%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Stenographer
    14%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Pischke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pischke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 404 immigration records available for the last name Pischke. 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 Cards

There are 556 military records available for the last name Pischke. For the veterans among your Pischke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pischke lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Pischke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Pischke in 1961 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

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