Genske Family History

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Genske Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Genzke, a derivative of Gans or Ganz.

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


Similar surnames: Ganske, Manske, Gensler, Senske, Genthe, Denike, Yeske, Fenske

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Genske Family Origin

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Genske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm

    20%
  • Keep House

    20%
  • Work In Saw Mill

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Genske family was Work In Saw Mill. The most common Genske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Genske's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Genske.

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Genske Historical Records

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Genske Life Expectancy

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