Schmidtke Family History

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Schmidtke Name Meaning

German: diminutive of Schmidt.

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

Similar surnames: Schmadeke, Schmith, Schmitz, Schmid, Schmit, Schmidlin, Schmitt

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Schmidtke Family Origin

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Schmidtke Family Occupations

What did your Schmidtke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Cabnet Maker and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmidtke. A less common occupation for the Schmidtke family was R. R. Laborer. The most common Schmidtke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Schmidtke's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Cabnet Maker

  • Merchant

  • R. R. Laborer


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

Schmidtke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schmidtke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schmidtke 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schmidtke. 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 Schmidtke. For the veterans among your Schmidtke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schmidtke Life Expectancy

What is the average Schmidtke lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Schmidtke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Schmidtke in 1953 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schmidtke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schmidtke 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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