Conk Family History

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Conk Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kohnke, a North German variant of Konrad, or of Kunke (see Kunka).

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

Similar surnames: Bonk, Cronk, Cone, Fonk, Monk, Book, Pock, Coor, Yock, Ronk

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Conk Family Origin

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Conk Family Occupations

What did your Conk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Conk family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Conk. The most common Conk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Conk's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Teamster

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Conk ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Conk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Conk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Conk 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 248 immigration records available for the last name Conk. 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 919 military records available for the last name Conk. For the veterans among your Conk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Conk Life Expectancy

What is the average Conk lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Conk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Conk in 1946 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Conk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Conk 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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