Helke Name Meaning

North German (Frisian): variant of Hilke.

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


Similar surnames: Heike, Hilke, Belke, Helme, Helmke, Hecke, Henke, Hebbe, Helle

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Helke Family Origin

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Helke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Gardener

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Helke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Helke's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Helke. A less common occupation for the Helke family was Laborer.

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Helke Historical Records

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Helke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Helke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Helke in 1958 was 57, and 53 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Helke

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