Goeke Name Meaning

German (Göke): from a reduced form of Gödeke (see Goedecke).

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


Similar surnames: Goeken, Goecke, Goede, Goedken, Goeres, Lueke, Noelke, Goerke, Roelke

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Goeke Family Origin

Where is the Goeke family from?

SHOW MORE

Goeke Family Occupations

What did your Goeke ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    6%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goeke family was Cigar Manufacturer. Farmer, Carpenter and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goeke. The most common Goeke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goeke's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Goeke | Data not to scale

Goeke Historical Records

What Goeke family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Goeke ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Goeke

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Goeke Life Expectancy

What is the average Goeke lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goeke 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Goeke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Goeke in 1954 was 31, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goeke

Famous Goeke Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name