Dehnke Family History

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Dehnke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of Denhard, a variant of the personal name Degenhar(d)t (see Degenhardt).

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

Similar surnames: Behnke, Denke, Dahnke, Ehmke, Reinke, Lenke, Jenke, Dehne, Ehrke

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Dehnke Family Origin

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Dehnke Family Occupations

What did your Dehnke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Dehnke. 80% of Dehnke men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Driver

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dehnke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 673 census records available for the last name Dehnke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dehnke 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 222 immigration records available for the last name Dehnke. 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 168 military records available for the last name Dehnke. For the veterans among your Dehnke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dehnke Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Dehnke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dehnke in 1966 was 30, and 68 in 2003.

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