Younce Family History

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Younce Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch or North German Jauns, patronymic variant of Jahn.

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


Similar surnames: Counce, Mounce, Younger, Younker, Koonce, Younts, Yount, Youse, Younk

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Younce Family Origin

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Younce Family Occupations

What did your Younce ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Younce. 21% of Younce men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Younce women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Younce were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Miner
    13%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    28%
  • Maid
    16%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Housekeeper
    12%

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

Younce Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Younce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Younce 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 189 immigration records available for the last name Younce. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Younce. For the veterans among your Younce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Younce Life Expectancy

What is the average Younce lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Younce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Younce in 1957 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

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