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Tjarks Family History

Tjarks Name Meaning
North German and Frisian: patronymic from Tjark, a form of the Germanic personal name Theodoric (see Dietrich).

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

7,946 Historical Documents with Tjarks on Ancestry.com
1,414 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
167 Military Records
717 Immigration Records
810 Census and Voter Lists
4,838 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tjarks Families

  • Number of Tjarks families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    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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Tjarks Family Origin

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Tjarks Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Tjarks

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Tjarks Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tjarks census records

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Tjarks Civil War Service Records

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