Kowalke Family History

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Kowalke Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of Sorbian Kowal ‘smith’.

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


Similar surnames: Kowalske, Kowal, Kowall, Kosanke, Kowalik, Kowalski, Kottke, Toelke

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Kowalke Family Origin

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Kowalke Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Machinist

    25%
  • Works In Furniture Factory

    25%

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In 1880, Laborer and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kowalke. A less common occupation for the Kowalke family was Works In Furniture Factory. The most common Kowalke occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Kowalke's were Laborers.

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Kowalke Historical Records

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Kowalke Life Expectancy

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