Radke Family History

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Radke Name Meaning

from a pet form of any of various Germanic personal names formed with rad, rat ‘advice’, ‘counsel’, for example Konrad. (of Slavic origin): variant of Radek.

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

Similar surnames: Radde, Radeke, Raske, Radka, Radle, Raska, Rada, Raque, Harke, Taake

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Radke Family Origin

Where is the Radke family from?

Radke Family Occupations

What did your Radke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Radke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Radke's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Radke. A less common occupation for the Radke family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Radke ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Radke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Radke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Radke 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Radke. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Radke. For the veterans among your Radke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Radke Life Expectancy

What is the average Radke lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Radke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Radke in 1941 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Radke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Radke 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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