Hanke Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a pet form of the personal name Johan (see John). English: from a medieval pet form of the personal name Jehan (see John). English: in some cases, perhaps from Old Norse Anki, a pet form of a personal name with the first element Arn-, shortened from arnar, the genitive singular of orn ‘eagle’.

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


Similar surnames: Hance, Hake, Harke, Henke, Hanka, Hunke, Tanke, Hank, Hapke, Hacke

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Hanke Family Origin

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Hanke Family Occupations

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  • Dock Labourer

    33%
  • Leadmine Engin Driver

    33%
  • Stuff Merchant (MR)

    33%

In 1881, the most common Hanke occupation in the UK was Dock Labourer. 33% of Hanke's were Dock Labourers. Dock Labourer and Leadmine Engin Driver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hanke. A less common occupation for the Hanke family was Stuff Merchant (MR).

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Hanke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Hanke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hanke in 1951 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanke

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