Bankert Family History

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Bankert Name Meaning

German and Dutch: nickname for an illegitimate child, from Middle High German, Middle Low German banc-hart, Dutch bankaard ‘fathered on a bench’.

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

Similar surnames: Banker, Dankert, Gantert, Pinkert, Benkert, Banner, Bakker, Backer

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Bankert Family Origin

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Bankert Family Occupations

What did your Bankert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bankert occupation in the UK was Funded Property. 100% of Bankert's were Funded Propertys.

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  • Funded Property


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

Bankert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bankert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bankert 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Bankert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bankert. For the veterans among your Bankert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bankert Life Expectancy

What is the average Bankert lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bankert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Bankert in 1960 was 78, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bankert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bankert 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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