Yahnke Family History

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Yahnke Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jahnke.

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


Similar surnames: Yanke, Yankey, Yankee, Yahn, Yank, Yonke, Yahner, Dahnke, Yanko

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Yahnke Family Origin

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Yahnke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Lab. In Tannery

    8%
  • Market Gardner

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yahnke family was Market Gardner. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Lab. In Tannery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yahnke. The most common Yahnke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Yahnke's were Farmers.

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Yahnke Historical Records

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Yahnke Life Expectancy

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