Winke Name Meaning

Variant of English Wink or German Winkel.

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


Similar surnames: Winne, Wicke, Wine, Wilke, Winkle, Winks, Rinke, Winkel, Zinke

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Winke Family Origin

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Winke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winke. A less common occupation for the Winke family was Keeping House. The most common Winke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Winke's were Farmers.

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Winke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Winke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Winke in 1959 was 59, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winke

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