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Senko Name Meaning

Ukrainian: patronymic from the Ukrainian personal name Siemion (see Simon). Slovak: occupational name for a seller of hay, from seno, ‘hay’.

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


Similar surnames: Sienko, Benko, Sinko, Seno, Demko, Renko, Senk, Senna, Sebo, Sesto

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Where is the Senko family from?

You can see how Senko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Senko family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Senko families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 33 Senko families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 36% of all the recorded Senko's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Senko families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Senko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Senko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Senko. 32% of Senko men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Senko women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Senko were Proprietor and Clerk.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Labor
    10%
  • Proprietor
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    25%
  • Housework
    15%
  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Clerk
    15%
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What Senko family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Senko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Senko census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 938 immigration records available for the last name Senko. 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 Cards

There are 824 military records available for the last name Senko. For the veterans among your Senko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Senko lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Senko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Senko in 1947 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

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