Junco Family History

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Junco Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived where reeds grew, Spanish junco, from Latin iuncus. Asturian-Leonese: Castilianized form of Xuncu, a habitational name from either of two places in Asturies named with this word, especially the one in the district of Ribesella. Galician: Castilianized form of Xunco, a habitational name from a town of this name in Galicia.

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

Similar surnames: Ronco, June, Turco, Kuno, Nuno, Janko, Janco, Juno, Mundo, Julio

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Junco Family Origin

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Junco Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Junco occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Junco's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Keeps Boarders were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Junco.

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  • Carpenter

  • Keeps Boarders


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Junco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Junco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Junco 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Junco. 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 161 military records available for the last name Junco. For the veterans among your Junco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Junco Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Junco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Junco in 1965 was 79, and 82 in 2004.

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