Schilke Family History

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Schilke Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Schuelke.

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


Similar surnames: Schielke, Schinke, Schulke, Schimke, Schiele, Schicker, Schiek

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Schilke Family Origin

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Schilke Family Occupations

What did your Schilke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schilke. A less common occupation for the Schilke family was Cooper. The most common Schilke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schilke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

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

Schilke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schilke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schilke 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 Schilke. 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 Schilke. For the veterans among your Schilke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schilke Life Expectancy

What is the average Schilke lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Schilke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schilke in 1941 was 75, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schilke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schilke 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 Schilke Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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