Barkema Family History

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Barkema Name Meaning

Frisian: unexplained. It looks like a Frisian patronymic, but may in fact be a variant of the Dutch topographic name Barkman.

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


Similar surnames: Harkema, Aardema, Balkema, Berke, Barkman, Beukema, Bajema, Buikema

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Barkema Family Origin

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Barkema Family Occupations

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Barkema Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Barkema Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Barkema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Barkema in 1952 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

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