Yonkers Family History

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Yonkers Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Jonkers, a variant of Jonker.

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


Similar surnames: Yonker, Younker, Youngers, Dankers, Conners, Yotter, Bunkers, Youker

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Yonkers Family Origin

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Yonkers Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Oil Producer

    15%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Book Keeper

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yonkers family was Book Keeper. The most common Yonkers occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Yonkers's were Laborers. Laborer, Oil Producer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yonkers.

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Yonkers Historical Records

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Yonkers Life Expectancy

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