Lenk Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Middle High German lenke ‘flexible’, ‘agile’.

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


Similar surnames: Denk, Zenk, Klenk, Link, Lenz, Wenk, Lank, Beck, Senk, Blank

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Lenk Family Origin

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Lenk Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    100%

In 1881, the most common Lenk occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Lenk's were Tailors.

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Lenk Historical Records

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Lenk Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Lenk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Lenk in 1957 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lenk

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