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Tonk Family History

Tonk Name Meaning

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

2,582 Historical Documents with Tonk on Ancestry.com
807 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
294 Military Records
179 Immigration Records
728 Census and Voter Lists
574 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tonk Families

  • Number of Tonk families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Tonk last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Tonk last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Tonk census records

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Tonk Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Tonk families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Tonk Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Tonk families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Tonk

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Tonk Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tonk census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Tonk ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Tonk

Did the Tonks fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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