Vink Family History

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Vink Name Meaning

English: variant of Finch. German (Rhineland): variant of Fink.

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

Similar surnames: Pink, Bink, Fink, Vick, Wink, Vint, Mink, Rink, Vine, Rinks

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Vink Family Origin

Where is the Vink family from?

Vink Family Occupations

What did your Vink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vink family was Keeping House. The most common Vink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Vink's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk Drug Store and Cotton Screwer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vink.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk Drug Store

  • Cotton Screwer

  • Keeping House


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

Vink Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Vink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vink 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Vink. 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 468 military records available for the last name Vink. For the veterans among your Vink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vink Life Expectancy

What is the average Vink lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Vink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Vink in 1952 was 49, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vink 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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