Heeke Family History

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Heeke Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Heeke near Bramsche or Heek on the Dinkel river.

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


Similar surnames: Heese, Hemken, Heeter, Henke, Hecke, Geske, Reese, Beeker, Hebbe

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Heeke Family Origin

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Heeke Family Occupations

What did your Heeke ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Schoolmaster (retir and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Heeke. 15% of Heeke men worked as an Assistant Schoolmaster (retir and 58% of Heeke women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heeke were Gardener and Ledger Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Schoolmaster (retir
    15%
  • Coachman
    15%
  • Engineer Electrical Gar
    15%
  • Gardener
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    58%
  • Domestic Service Cook
    15%
  • Dubacu Confectionary
    15%
  • Ledger Clerk
    15%

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

Heeke Historical Records

What Heeke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Heeke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heeke 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 131 immigration records available for the last name Heeke. 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 192 military records available for the last name Heeke. For the veterans among your Heeke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heeke Life Expectancy

What is the average Heeke lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Heeke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Heeke in 1961 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heeke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heeke 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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