Hedtke Family History

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Hedtke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of the personal name Heidrich.

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


Similar surnames: Heidtke, Hardtke, Luedtke, Heinke, Henke, Bertke, Hilke, Hentze

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Hedtke Family Origin

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Hedtke Family Occupations

What did your Hedtke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hedtke. 20% of Hedtke men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Hedtke women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hedtke were Farm Laborer and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    14%
  • Waitress
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Housework
    9%

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

Hedtke Historical Records

What Hedtke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hedtke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hedtke 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 277 immigration records available for the last name Hedtke. 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 395 military records available for the last name Hedtke. For the veterans among your Hedtke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hedtke Life Expectancy

What is the average Hedtke lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hedtke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Hedtke in 1961 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hedtke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hedtke 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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