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

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  • Bricklayer

    50%
  • Laundress

    50%

In 1881, the most common Jong occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 50% of Jong's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer and Laundress were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jong.

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Jong Historical Records

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Jong Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jong

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