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Hemken Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Hemme 1. German: habitational name for someone from Hemke near Osnabrück.

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


Similar surnames: Heiken, Humke, Hessen, Hempen, Henken, Becken, Heeke, Hemmen, Hedden

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Hemken Family Origin

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Hemken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hemken. The most common Hemken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hemken's were Farmers.

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Hemken Historical Records

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Hemken Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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