Yack Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jack 3.

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


Similar surnames: Yeck, Back, Yach, Yank, Yock, Nack, Jack, Zack, Shack, Face

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Yack Family Origin

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Yack Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • At School

    6%
  • Baker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Yack occupation in the USA was Barber. 11% of Yack's were Barbers. Barber, Keeping House and At School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yack. A less common occupation for the Yack family was Baker.

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Yack Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Yack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Yack in 1955 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yack

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