Dopke Family History

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Dopke Name Meaning

German (Döpke): from a variant of Depke, a much altered pet form of the personal name Detmar (see Dittmar).

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


Similar surnames: Domke, Kopke, Doepke, Popke, Deppe, Popken, Roske, Kopka, Poppe, Opie

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Dopke Family Origin

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Dopke Family Occupations

What did your Dopke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dopke. 11% of Dopke men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Dopke women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dopke were Machinist and Beauty Opeartor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    11%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%
  • Machinist
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    10%
  • Saleslady
    10%
  • Assembler
    5%
  • Beauty Opeartor
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dopke Historical Records

What Dopke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dopke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dopke 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 504 immigration records available for the last name Dopke. 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 382 military records available for the last name Dopke. For the veterans among your Dopke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dopke Life Expectancy

What is the average Dopke lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dopke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dopke in 1961 was 53, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dopke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dopke 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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