Henk Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Henke.

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


Similar surnames: Henn, Henke, Menk, Henz, Heck, Shenk, Senk, Denk, Jank, Hand

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Henk Family Origin

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Henk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Engineer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Henk family was Engineer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henk. The most common Henk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Henk's were Farmers.

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Henk Historical Records

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Henk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Henk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Henk in 1955 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henk

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