Mecke Family History

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Mecke Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Meck.

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


Similar surnames: Micke, Ecke, Menke, Macke, Meckes, Mencke, Meck, Hecke, Henke, Mickel

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Mecke Family Origin

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Mecke Family Occupations

What did your Mecke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mecke family was Conductor On R.R.. The most common Mecke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Mecke's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mecke.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Conductor On R.R.

    7%

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

Mecke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mecke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mecke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mecke. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mecke. For the veterans among your Mecke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mecke Life Expectancy

What is the average Mecke lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Mecke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Mecke in 1961 was 62, and 66 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mecke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mecke ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Mecke Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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