Heeke Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Heeke near Bramsche or Heek on the Dinkel river.

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


Similar surnames: Heese, Hemken, Heeter, Henke, Hecke, Geske, Reese, Beeker, Hebbe

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Heeke Family Origin

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Heeke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • In Chair Factory

    10%
  • Lumber Piler

    10%
  • Minister

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heeke family was Minister. The most common Heeke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Heeke's were Farmers. Farmer, In Chair Factory and Lumber Piler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heeke.

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Heeke Historical Records

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Heeke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Heeke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Heeke in 1961 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heeke

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