Jong Family History

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Jong Name Meaning

Dutch, Frisian, and North German: distinguishing name, from Middle Dutch de jonc ‘the young’, for the younger of two bearers of the same name, usually a son who bore the same name as his father. Korean: variant of Chong. Chinese: see Zhong.

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

Similar surnames: Jung, Tong, Song, Rong, Hong, Long, Yong, Pong, Kong, Jons

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Jong Family Origin

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Jong Family Occupations

What did your Jong ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jong. 3% of Jong men worked as a retired and 54% of Jong women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jong were Cinema Manager and Asst Dairy Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • retired
  • Aircraft Riveter
  • Bricklayer
  • Cinema Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Charwoman
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
  • Asst Dairy Farmer

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

Jong Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Jong. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jong 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 22,000 immigration records available for the last name Jong. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Jong. For the veterans among your Jong ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jong Life Expectancy

What is the average Jong lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Jong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Jong in 1958 was 44, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jong 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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