Oetken Family History

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Oetken Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Odo (see Ode).

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


Similar surnames: Oetjen, Heiken, Onken, Osten, Oeltjen, Otten, Gerken, Oetzel, Geiken

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Oetken Family Origin

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Oetken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Segar Store

    17%
  • Works In Lumber Yard

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oetken family was Works In Lumber Yard. The most common Oetken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Oetken's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Segar Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oetken.

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Oetken Historical Records

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Oetken Life Expectancy

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