Pomerenke Family History

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Pomerenke Name Meaning

German (Pommerenke): ethnic nickname for someone from Pomerania, from a derivative of Middle Low German pomerene ‘Pomeranian’ (see Pommerening). There is a humorous connotation to this name and its many variants: people from Pomerania were considered somewhat slow and backward.

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


Similar surnames: Pommerening, Pomerantz, Poertner, Pomrenke, Krenke, Pranke, Corrente

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Pomerenke Family Origin

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Pomerenke Family Occupations

What did your Pomerenke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pomerenke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pomerenke's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pomerenke.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

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

Pomerenke Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pomerenke Life Expectancy

What is the average Pomerenke lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Pomerenke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Pomerenke in 1958 was 27, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pomerenke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pomerenke 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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