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Vinokur Family History

Vinokur Name Meaning
Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a distiller, Russian vinokur, from vino ‘wine’, earlier used also to denote liquor of all kinds, including spirits, + kurit ‘to distil’.

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

1,629 Historical Documents with Vinokur on Ancestry
610 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
33 Military Records
223 Immigration Records
496 Census and Voter Lists
267 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Vinokur Families

  • Number of Vinokur families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Vinokur families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Vinokur last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Vinokur Family Origin

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Vinokur Immigration Information

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Vinokur Family Occupations

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