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Where is the Yerke family from?
You can see how Yerke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yerke family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Yerke families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Yerke family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Yerke's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Yerke families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yerke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yerke. 35% of Yerke men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Yerke women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yerke were Carpenter and Stenographer.