Franko Family History

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Franko Name Meaning

Ukrainian: from the personal name Franko, a vernacular form of Latin Franciscus (see Francis). Polish, Czech and Slovak, and Slovenian: from a pet form of the Polish personal name Franciszek, or Czech and Slovak František, or Slovenian Francisšek, vernacular forms of Latin Franciscus (see Francis). As a Slovenian surname it may also be a derivative of the personal name Frank (see Frank 2), formed with the diminutive suffix -ko. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from a Slavicized form of the personal name Frank.

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

Similar surnames: Frank, Frano, Franco, Janko, Danko, Rank, Stanko, France, Panko

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Franko Family Origin

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Franko Family Occupations

What did your Franko ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Taylor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Franko. The most common Franko occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Franko's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Franko family was Works Last Fy.

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  • Laborer

  • Taylor

  • Works Last Fy


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Franko ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Franko Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Franko. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Franko 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Franko. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Franko. For the veterans among your Franko ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Franko Life Expectancy

What is the average Franko lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Franko life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Franko in 1942 was 30, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Franko

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Franko 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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