Zinke Family History

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Zinke Name Meaning

German: variant of Zink.

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


Similar surnames: Minke, Rinke, Linke, Finke, Hinke, Winke, Pike, Inge, Wicke, Lenke

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Zinke Family Origin

Where is the Zinke family from?

Zinke Family Occupations

What did your Zinke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zinke. A less common occupation for the Zinke family was Butcher. The most common Zinke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Zinke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • At Home

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%

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

Zinke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zinke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zinke 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 Zinke

Passenger List

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

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Zinke Life Expectancy

What is the average Zinke lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Zinke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Zinke in 1949 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zinke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zinke 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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