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

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  • Book Binder

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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In 1880, Book Binder and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jonak. The most common Jonak occupation in the USA was Book Binder. 50% of Jonak's were Book Binders.

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Jonak Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jonak

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