Tanke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a short form of a Germanic compound name with the first element þank ‘thought’. Compare Tank.

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

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Tanke Family Origin

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Tanke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Clerk In Grocery Store

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tanke family was Cooper. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tanke. The most common Tanke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tanke's were Farmers.

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Tanke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Tanke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Tanke in 1960 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanke

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