Willeke Family History

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Willeke Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a pet form of the personal name Wilhelm.

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


Similar surnames: Wieneke, Wilke, Willer, Hille, Wilmes, Hilke, Lueke, Willen, Willens

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Willeke Family Origin

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Willeke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Dealer In Notions

    14%
  • Dress Maker

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Willeke family was Dress Maker. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Dealer In Notions were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willeke. The most common Willeke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Willeke's were Farmers.

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Willeke Historical Records

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Willeke Life Expectancy

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