Jonker Family History

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Jonker Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from Middle Dutch jonghheer ‘young nobleman’ (a compound of jong(h) ‘young’ + herr ‘master’, ‘lord’). The term was used of a member of the nobility who had not yet assumed knighthood.

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


Similar surnames: Junker, Donker, Jonke, Onken, Boeker, Younker, Hinker, Honer, Denker

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Jonker Family Origin

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Jonker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Baker In Shop

    8%
  • Book Keeper And Plow Work

    8%
  • Brewer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker In Shop and Book Keeper And Plow Work were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jonker. A less common occupation for the Jonker family was Brewer. The most common Jonker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Jonker's were Farmers.

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Jonker Historical Records

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Jonker Life Expectancy

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