Yunk Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Junk, variant of Jung.

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


Similar surnames: Yung, Yank, Yurk, Munk, Junk, Yun, Yock, Dunk, Younk, Zunk

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Yunk Family Origin

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Yunk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Grocer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Yunk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Yunk's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yunk. A less common occupation for the Yunk family was Grocer.

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Yunk Historical Records

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Yunk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Yunk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Yunk in 1962 was 74, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yunk

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