Heschke Family History

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Heschke Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the female personal name Heseke (see Heesch).

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


Similar surnames: Meschke, Peschke, Jeschke, Haschke, Teschke, Geschke, Reschke

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Heschke Family Origin

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Heschke Family Occupations

What did your Heschke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Heschke. 18% of Heschke men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Heschke women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heschke were Baker and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%
  • Truck Driver
    9%
  • Baker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Maid
    20%
  • Stenographer
    20%

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

Heschke Historical Records

What Heschke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 554 census records available for the last name Heschke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heschke 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 80 immigration records available for the last name Heschke. 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 83 military records available for the last name Heschke. For the veterans among your Heschke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heschke Life Expectancy

What is the average Heschke lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Heschke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Heschke in 1965 was 79, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heschke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heschke 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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