Dopke Name Meaning

German (Döpke): from a variant of Depke, a much altered pet form of the personal name Detmar (see Dittmar).

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


Similar surnames: Domke, Kopke, Doepke, Popke, Deppe, Popken, Roske, Kopka, Poppe, Opie

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Dopke Family Origin

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Dopke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Brick&Stone Mason

    14%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Porter In Store

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dopke family was Porter In Store. The most common Dopke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Dopke's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick&Stone Mason and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dopke.

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Dopke Historical Records

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Dopke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Dopke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dopke in 1961 was 53, and 94 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dopke

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