Wolke Family History

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Wolke Name Meaning

German (also Wölke): variant of Wolk.

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


Similar surnames: Woelke, Wolfe, Wolken, Wilke, Wolle, Wolz, Walke, Wolske, Welke

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Wolke Family Origin

Where is the Wolke family from?

Wolke Family Occupations

What did your Wolke ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Box Maker

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Dress Maker

    7%

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

Wolke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wolke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wolke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wolke

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wolke. 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 Wolke. For the veterans among your Wolke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wolke Life Expectancy

What is the average Wolke lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Wolke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wolke in 1958 was 70, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wolke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wolke 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.

Famous Wolke Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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