Enke Family History

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Enke Name Meaning

South German: occupational name from Middle High German enke ‘servant’, ‘worker’.

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


Similar surnames: Ende, Eike, Denke, Jenke, Engel, Enis, Henke, Enge, Lenke, Krenke

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Enke Family Origin

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Enke Family Occupations

What did your Enke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Enke. The most common Enke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Enke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Enke family was Cashier In News Paper.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Cashier In News Paper

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Enke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Enke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Enke

Passenger List

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

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Enke Life Expectancy

What is the average Enke lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Enke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Enke in 1956 was 56, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Enke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Enke 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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