Franke Family History

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Franke Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Czech: variant of Frank 3.

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


Similar surnames: Frank, Francke, Franken, France, Franks, Frankl, Franko, Frankel

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Franke Family Origin

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Franke Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    40%
  • School Teacher

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%

In 1881, the most common Franke occupation in Canada was Butcher. 40% of Franke's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Franke family was Blacksmith. Butcher and School Teacher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Franke.

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Franke Historical Records

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Franke Life Expectancy

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Famous Franke Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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