Jonak Family History

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Jonak Name Meaning

Polish (Jonák): patronymic from the personal name Jon, a dialect form of Jan, or Jonasz. Czech and Slovak (Jonák): from a pet form of the personal name Jonáš (see Jonas).

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


Similar surnames: Jonas, Janak, Dolak, Janek, Honan, Manak, Kolak, Mona, Benak, Hanak

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Jonak Family Origin

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Jonak Family Occupations

What did your Jonak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jonak. 49% of Jonak men worked as a Laborer and 67% of Jonak women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jonak were Farming and Farm Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    49%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Farming
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    67%
  • Farm Laborer
    34%

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

Jonak Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jonak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jonak 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 365 immigration records available for the last name Jonak. 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 635 military records available for the last name Jonak. For the veterans among your Jonak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jonak Life Expectancy

What is the average Jonak lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jonak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Jonak in 1963 was 78, and 61 in 2004.

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