Geschke Family History

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Geschke Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Gesche, a pet form of any of several personal names beginning with G-. Polish: variant of Jeschke.

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


Similar surnames: Meschke, Jeschke, Heschke, Peschke, Teschke, Reschke, Mischke

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Geschke Family Origin

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Geschke Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Shoe Maker

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geschke. The most common Geschke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Geschke's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Geschke family was Shoe Maker.

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Geschke Historical Records

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Geschke Life Expectancy

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