Jinks Family History

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Jinks Name Meaning

English: variant of Jenks.

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


Similar surnames: Pinks, Jines, Inks, Winks, Binks, Wink, Kings, Jenks, Hinks, Finks

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Jinks Family Origin

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Jinks Family Occupations

What did your Jinks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jinks. A less common occupation for the Jinks family was Farming. The most common Jinks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Jinks's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jinks ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Jinks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jinks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jinks census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Jinks. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Jinks. For the veterans among your Jinks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jinks Life Expectancy

What is the average Jinks lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Jinks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jinks in 1943 was 66, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jinks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jinks ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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