Paepke Family History

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Paepke Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: diminutive of Pape. See also Papke.

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

Similar surnames: Papke, Papka, Paape, Pape, Doepke, Roepke, Hapke, Repke, Toepke

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Paepke Family Origin

Where is the Paepke family from?

Paepke Family Occupations

What did your Paepke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Paepke. 41% of Paepke men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Bookkeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Paepke Historical Records

What Paepke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Paepke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paepke 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 394 immigration records available for the last name Paepke. 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 392 military records available for the last name Paepke. For the veterans among your Paepke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paepke Life Expectancy

What is the average Paepke lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Paepke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Paepke in 1963 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paepke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paepke 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.

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