Jeschke Family History

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Jeschke Name Meaning

German (of Polish origin) and Polish: Slavic-German hybrid, from Jasiek, a pet form of the personal name Jan (see Johannes).

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

Similar surnames: Jaeschke, Geschke, Peschke, Meschke, Heschke, Teschke, Jeske

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Jeschke Family Origin

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Jeschke Family Occupations

What did your Jeschke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jeschke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Jeschke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jeschke family was Boot Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jeschke.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Boot Maker


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Jeschke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jeschke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jeschke 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jeschke. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Jeschke. For the veterans among your Jeschke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jeschke Life Expectancy

What is the average Jeschke lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Jeschke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Jeschke in 1943 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jeschke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jeschke 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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