Junk Name Meaning

South German: variant of Jung.

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


Similar surnames: Yunk, Jung, Jank, Zunk, Dunk, Munk, Funk, Bunk, Jun, Jud

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Junk Family Origin

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Junk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Labourer

    20%

In 1881, Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Junk. The most common Junk occupation in Canada was Farmer. 80% of Junk's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Junk | Data not to scale

Junk Historical Records

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Junk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Junk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Junk in 1957 was 62, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Junk

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