Hapke Family History

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Hapke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of a Germanic personal name (see Happel 1).

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

Similar surnames: Hake, Hanke, Happe, Harke, Hacke, Haske, Hopke, Henke, Bake, Hipke

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Hapke Family Origin

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Hapke Family Occupations

What did your Hapke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hapke. 35% of Hapke men worked as a Farmer and 27% of Hapke women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hapke were Truck Driver and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housework
  • Housewife
  • Packer

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

Hapke Historical Records

What Hapke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hapke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hapke 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 540 immigration records available for the last name Hapke. 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 830 military records available for the last name Hapke. For the veterans among your Hapke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hapke Life Expectancy

What is the average Hapke lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hapke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hapke in 1957 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hapke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hapke 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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