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Jonak Name Meaning

Polish (Jonák): patronymic from the personal name Jon, a dialect form of Jan, or Jonasz. Czech and Slovak (Jonák): from a pet form of the personal name Jonáš (see Jonas).

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


Similar surnames: Jonas, Janak, Dolak, Janek, Honan, Manak, Kolak, Mona, Benak, Hanak

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Jonak Family Origin

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Jonak Family Occupations

What did your Jonak ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Book Binder and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jonak. The most common Jonak occupation in the USA was Book Binder. 50% of Jonak's were Book Binders.

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  • Book Binder

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Jonak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jonak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jonak 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 Jonak. 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 Jonak. For the veterans among your Jonak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jonak Life Expectancy

What is the average Jonak lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jonak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Jonak in 1963 was 78, and 61 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jonak 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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