Schanke Family History

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Schanke Name Meaning

North German and Norwegian: variant of Schenk.

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

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Schanke Family Origin

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Schanke Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Feed Store

    20%
  • Labor

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

In 1880, Blacksmith, Feed Store and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schanke. A less common occupation for the Schanke family was Laborer. The most common Schanke occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Schanke's were Blacksmiths.

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Schanke Historical Records

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Schanke Life Expectancy

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Famous Schanke Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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