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Minko Name Meaning

Polish and Ukrainian: probably a derivative of a reduced form of the personal name Dominik (Latin Domenicus).

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


Similar surnames: Mink, Milko, Misko, Manko, Mingo, Sinko, Marko, Witko, Miko, Minks

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Where is the Minko family from?

You can see how Minko families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Minko family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Minko families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 4 Minko families living in Isle of Man. This was 100% of all the recorded Minko's in the UK. Isle of Man had the highest population of Minko families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Minko surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Minko ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Minko. 67% of Minko men worked as a Laborer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    67%
  • New Worker
    34%
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What Minko family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 660 census records available for the last name Minko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minko census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 365 immigration records available for the last name Minko. 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 Cards

There are 353 military records available for the last name Minko. For the veterans among your Minko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Minko lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Minko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Minko in 1963 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

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