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Safke Family History

Safke Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Safko, Safe, Saeki, Sale, Sack, Paske, Lake, Kaake, Rake, Safar

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Where is the Safke family from?

You can see how Safke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Safke family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 6 Safke families living in Wisconsin. This was 100% of all the recorded Safke's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Safke families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Safke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Safke ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 35 census records available for the last name Safke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Safke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3 immigration records available for the last name Safke. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4 military records available for the last name Safke. For the veterans among your Safke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Safke lifespan?

Average Safke life expectancy in 1966 was 88 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

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