Yoong Family History

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Yoong Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Yong, Young, Yoon, Soong, Voong, Song, Rong, Yang, Tong, Kong

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Yoong Family Origin

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Yoong Family Occupations

What did your Yoong ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yoong. 19% of Yoong men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Yoong women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yoong were Barn Boss and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Painter
  • App Pharm
  • Barn Boss

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Cook Waitress
  • Keeps House
  • Operator

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

Yoong Historical Records

What Yoong family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 414 census records available for the last name Yoong. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yoong 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 503 immigration records available for the last name Yoong. 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 63 military records available for the last name Yoong. For the veterans among your Yoong ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yoong Life Expectancy

What is the average Yoong lifespan?

Between 1976 and 2001, in the United States, Yoong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Yoong in 1976 was 50, and 85 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yoong

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yoong 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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