Franke Family History

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Franke Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Czech: variant of Frank 3.

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


Similar surnames: Frank, Francke, Franken, France, Franks, Frankl, Franko, Frankel

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Franke Family Origin

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Franke Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Draper & Grocer

    20%
  • Shopman In Boot And Shoe Shop

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Franke family was Tailor. The most common Franke occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 20% of Franke's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Draper & Grocer and Shopman In Boot And Shoe Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franke.

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Franke Historical Records

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Franke Life Expectancy

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Famous Franke Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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