Winke Family History

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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

What did your Winke ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Winke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Winke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winke 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Winke. 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 Winke. For the veterans among your Winke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winke Life Expectancy

What is the average Winke lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winke 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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