Conk Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kohnke, a North German variant of Konrad, or of Kunke (see Kunka).

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

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Conk Family Origin

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Conk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Teamster

    11%
  • Carpenter

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Conk family was Carpenter. The most common Conk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Conk's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conk.

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Conk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Conk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Conk in 1946 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conk

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