Roelke Family History

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Roelke Name Meaning

North German (Rölke): from a pet form of the personal names Rudolf or Roland.

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


Similar surnames: Roepke, Noelke, Roebke, Oelke, Roeske, Oelfke, Remke, Toelle, Boelke

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Roelke Family Origin

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Roelke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Building House

    17%
  • Buying Grain

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer and Building House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roelke. The most common Roelke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Roelke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roelke family was Buying Grain.

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Roelke Historical Records

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Roelke Life Expectancy

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