Yonge Family History

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Yonge Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Jong. English: variant of Young.

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

Similar surnames: Yongue, Yong, Younge, Tonge, Longe, Linge, Yonke, Younce, Yonts, Tong

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Yonge Family Origin

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Yonge Family Occupations

What did your Yonge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Yonge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Yonge's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yonge. A less common occupation for the Yonge family was Lawyer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Lawyer


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

Yonge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Yonge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yonge 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Yonge. 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 Yonge. For the veterans among your Yonge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yonge Life Expectancy

What is the average Yonge lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Yonge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Yonge in 1965 was 73, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yonge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yonge 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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