Bjork Name Meaning

Swedish (Björk) and Norwegian (Bjørk): habitational name from any of the many farms named with a word meaning ‘birch’ (Old Norse bjork). The Swedish name can also be of ornamental origin.

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


Similar surnames: Bjorn, Mork, Bork, Borg, Bark, Brock, Born, Borck, Bjerke, York

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Bjork Family Origin

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Bjork Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bjork occupation in Canada was Laborer. 100% of Bjork's were Laborers.

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Bjork Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Bjork life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bjork in 1944 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bjork

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