Alkema Family History

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Alkema Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from the city of Alkemade (Alkmaar) in South Holland.

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

Similar surnames: Balkema, Lema, Barkema, Allman, Lerma, Balke, Aikman, Lem, Aldana

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Alkema Family Origin

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Alkema Family Occupations

What did your Alkema ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Alkema occupation in the USA was Labr. 100% of Alkema's were Labrs.

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Alkema Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Alkema. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alkema 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Alkema. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Alkema. For the veterans among your Alkema ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alkema Life Expectancy

What is the average Alkema lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Alkema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Alkema in 1963 was 77, and 74 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alkema

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alkema 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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