Hanka Name Meaning

North German and Czech: from a pet form of the personal name Johan (see John). Finnish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Hanke, Janka, Hanna, Hanko, Manka, Kaska, Hank, Hapke, Tank, Jarka

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Hanka Family Origin

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Hanka Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Engeneer

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanka. A less common occupation for the Hanka family was Engeneer. The most common Hanka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hanka's were Farmers.

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Hanka Historical Records

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Hanka Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Hanka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hanka in 1961 was 61, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanka

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