Younk Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Jong or Jung.

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


Similar surnames: Young, Yunk, Yount, Yung, Yong, Yurk, Youse, Younker, Yank, Louk

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Younk Family Origin

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Younk Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Younk. A less common occupation for the Younk family was Keeps Restaurant. The most common Younk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Younk's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Driver

    11%
  • Keeps Restaurant

    11%

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Younk Historical Records

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Younk Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Younk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Younk in 1947 was 56, and 29 in 2004.

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