Jank Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Janke. Hungarian (Jánk): from a pet form of the personal name János, Hungarian form of John.

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


Similar surnames: Janka, Jan, Janko, Bank, Jack, Janz, Rank, Jans, Wank, Tank

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Jank Family Origin

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Jank Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Box Maker

    17%
  • Housekeeper

    17%
  • Keeps Dry Goods Store

    17%

In 1880, the most common Jank occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Jank's were Farmers. Farmer, Box Maker and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jank. A less common occupation for the Jank family was Keeps Dry Goods Store.

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Jank Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Jank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Jank in 1960 was 48, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jank

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