Banko Family History

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Banko Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of the old secular personal name Bán. Slovak, Croatian (Istria), and Slovenian: derivative of ban ‘governor’ (see Ban).

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

Similar surnames: Bank, Benko, Danko, Manko, Panko, Janko, Ban, Barko, Hanko, Balko

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Banko Family Origin

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Banko Family Occupations

What did your Banko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Banko. 18% of Banko men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Banko women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Banko were Machinist and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Seamstress
  • Cook
  • Housekeeper

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

Banko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Banko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Banko 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 910 immigration records available for the last name Banko. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Banko. For the veterans among your Banko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banko Life Expectancy

What is the average Banko lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Banko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Banko in 1944 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Banko

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Banko 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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