Felske Family History

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Felske Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the Slavic personal names Velislav, or Velimir, both composed with velij ‘big’.

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


Similar surnames: Fenske, Teske, Jeske, Venske, Neske, Belshe, Wenske, Felkel, Oelfke

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Felske Family Origin

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Felske Family Occupations

What did your Felske ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Felske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Felske's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Felske.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Felske ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Felske Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Felske. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Felske 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 Felske. 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 Felske. For the veterans among your Felske ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Felske Life Expectancy

What is the average Felske lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Felske life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Felske in 1956 was 68, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felske

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Felske 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.

Famous Felske Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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