Tanck Family History

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Tanck Name Meaning

Norwegian and North German: from a short form of a personal name such as Thankmar.

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


Similar surnames: Tank, Tack, Wenck, Jank, Tuck, Jack, Mack, Hack, Mancl, Hauck

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Tanck Family Origin

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Tanck Family Occupations

What did your Tanck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tanck family was Notary Public. The most common Tanck occupation in the USA was Butcher. 33% of Tanck's were Butchers. Butcher and Furer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tanck.

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Furer

    33%
  • Notary Public

    33%

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

Tanck Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tanck Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanck lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tanck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tanck in 1952 was 46, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanck 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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