Yoon Family History

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Yoon Name Meaning

Korean: variant of Yun. Chinese: see Ruan. Chinese: see Yun.

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


Similar surnames: Poon, Youn, You, Moon, Yon, Yoo, Soon, Woon, Yin, Boon

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Yoon Family Origin

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Yoon Family Occupations

What did your Yoon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yoon. 28% of Yoon men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Yoon women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yoon were Gardener and Dry Cleaner

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Fruit Shipper
    11%
  • Gardener
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    19%
  • Stenographer
    19%
  • Civilian Employee Tailor
    10%
  • Dry Cleaner
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Yoon Historical Records

What Yoon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 790 census records available for the last name Yoon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yoon 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Yoon. 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 342 military records available for the last name Yoon. For the veterans among your Yoon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yoon Life Expectancy

What is the average Yoon lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Yoon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Yoon in 1956 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yoon 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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