Younker Family History

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Younker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Junker or Dutch and North German Jonker.

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

Similar surnames: Younger, Yonker, Yunker, Youker, Younkin, Younce, Yonkers, Dunker

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Younker Family Origin

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Younker Family Occupations

What did your Younker ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Younker. 93% of Younker men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son

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

Younker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Younker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Younker 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 621 immigration records available for the last name Younker. 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 Younker. For the veterans among your Younker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Younker Life Expectancy

What is the average Younker lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Younker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Younker in 1948 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Younker ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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