Hank Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Hans, itself a pet form of Johann. German (Alemannic): from a pet form of Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Hang, Hanke, Wank, Jank, Hann, Hanek, Rank, Bank, Hanko, Hanka

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Hank Family Origin

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Hank Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Hank occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hank's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hank family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hank.

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Hank Historical Records

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Hank Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Hank in 1954 was 45, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hank

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