Huneke Family History

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Huneke Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Huno, derived from the Germanic element hun ‘bear cub’.

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

Similar surnames: Hunke, Hunker, Humke, Hanke, Hunkele, Hynek, Henke, Henneke, Hanek

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Huneke Family Origin

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Huneke Family Occupations

What did your Huneke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Huneke. 8% of Huneke men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Huneke women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Huneke were Accountant and Bok Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Farming
  • Accountant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher
  • Beauty Operator
  • Bok Keeper

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

Huneke Historical Records

What Huneke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Huneke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huneke 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 430 immigration records available for the last name Huneke. 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 654 military records available for the last name Huneke. For the veterans among your Huneke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huneke Life Expectancy

What is the average Huneke lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Huneke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Huneke in 1963 was 73, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huneke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huneke 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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