Schinke Family History

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Schinke Name Meaning

German: variant of Schink.

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

Similar surnames: Schinkel, Schink, Schunke, Schenke, Schanke, Schilke, Schiewe

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Schinke Family Origin

Where is the Schinke family from?

Schinke Family Occupations

What did your Schinke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schinke family was Clerk In Store. The most common Schinke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schinke's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schinke.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Clerk In Store


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

Schinke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schinke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schinke 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 621 immigration records available for the last name Schinke. 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 682 military records available for the last name Schinke. For the veterans among your Schinke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schinke Life Expectancy

What is the average Schinke lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schinke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schinke in 1962 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schinke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schinke 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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