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Joki Family History

Joki Name Meaning
Finnish: topographic name from joki ‘river’. During the name conversion movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries, Joki was adopted as a replacement by Finns with Swedish surnames, especially those containing Swedish ström ‘river’. In some cases it may have been adopted as a topographic name by someone who lived by a river.

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

7,545 Historical Documents with Joki on Ancestry.com
2,940 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
412 Military Records
674 Immigration Records
1,405 Census and Voter Lists
2,114 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Joki Families

  • Number of Joki families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Joki Family Origin

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Joki Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Joki

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Joki Family Occupations

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Military Service by Joki

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