Finke Family History

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Finke Name Meaning

German: variant of Fink.

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

Similar surnames: Finks, Finken, Finkel, Fincke, Minke, Zinke, Hinke, Winke, Funke

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Finke Family Origin

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Finke Family Occupations

What did your Finke ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assurance Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Finke. 20% of Finke men worked as an Assurance Clerk and 34% of Finke women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Finke were Incapacitated and Kitchen Hand

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assurance Clerk
  • Clothing Manufacturer
  • Confectioner (cake Maker)
  • Incapacitated

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housekeeper
  • Independent Means
  • Kitchen Hand

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

Finke Historical Records

What Finke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Finke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Finke 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Finke. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Finke. For the veterans among your Finke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Finke Life Expectancy

What is the average Finke lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Finke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Finke in 1947 was 59, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Finke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Finke 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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