Minks Name Meaning

Altered form of Polish and Jewish Minkus.

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

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Minks Family Origin

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Minks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minks. A less common occupation for the Minks family was Blacksmith. The most common Minks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Minks's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Minks | Data not to scale

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Minks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Minks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Minks in 1950 was 52, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minks

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