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Slinker Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a left-handed person, from Dutch ’s linker, literally ‘of the left (hand)’.

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


Similar surnames: Linker, Slinger, Slinkard, Sliker, Slanker, Klinker, Hinker, Winker

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Slinker Family Origin

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Slinker Family Occupations

What did your Slinker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slinker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Slinker's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slinker. A less common occupation for the Slinker family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Slinker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Slinker

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Slinker. 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 Slinker. For the veterans among your Slinker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slinker Life Expectancy

What is the average Slinker lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Slinker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Slinker in 1962 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slinker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slinker 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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