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Finken Name Meaning

German: variant of Fink or perhaps a short form of any of the various German compound names beginning with Finken.

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


Similar surnames: Finkel, Finke, Finn, Ficken, Ficker, Linen, Finner, Linden, Finks

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Finken Family Origin

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Finken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%
  • Day Laborer

    6%
  • Dress Maker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Maker and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finken. A less common occupation for the Finken family was Dress Maker. The most common Finken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Finken's were Farmers.

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Finken Historical Records

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Finken Life Expectancy

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