Enke Name Meaning

South German: occupational name from Middle High German enke ‘servant’, ‘worker’.

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


Similar surnames: Ende, Eike, Denke, Jenke, Engel, Enis, Henke, Enge, Lenke, Krenke

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Enke Family Origin

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Enke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Cashier In News Paper

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Enke. The most common Enke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Enke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Enke family was Cashier In News Paper.

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Enke Historical Records

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Enke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Enke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Enke in 1956 was 56, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Enke

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