Unke Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Unke Family Origin

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Unke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Works In Blast Furnace

    25%

In 1880, the most common Unke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Unke's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Blast Furnace were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Unke.

Source: Census data for Unke | Data not to scale

Unke Historical Records

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Unke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Unke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Unke in 1959 was 76, and 101 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Unke

Famous Unke Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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