Ranke Name Meaning

from a pet form of Rahn 2. habitational name from either of two places named Rankau, in Bohemia and Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Rank, Hanke, Wanke, Rake, Raak, Raske, Janke, Tanke, Radke, Rinne

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Ranke Family Origin

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Ranke Family Occupations

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  • Stick Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Ranke occupation in the UK was Stick Maker. 100% of Ranke's were Stick Makers.

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Between 1946 and 2004, Ranke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Ranke in 1946 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ranke

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