Fenske Family History

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Fenske Name Meaning

German form of a Slavic personal name equivalent to Vincent (e.g. Polish Winzenz) or Vaclav (Polish Waclaw; Czech Veceslav, Václav; see Vacek).

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


Similar surnames: Wenske, Venske, Felske, Jenke, Manske, Jeske, Senske, Teske, Lenke

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Fenske Family Origin

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Fenske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Gilder

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Fenske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Fenske's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Gilder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenske. A less common occupation for the Fenske family was Laborer.

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Fenske Historical Records

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Fenske Life Expectancy

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