Ronk Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin; possibly Dutch, a nickname from a noun derivative of ronken ‘to snore or snort’, or an altered spelling of German Runk or Rank.

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


Similar surnames: Rook, Ron, Monk, Bonk, Cronk, Fonk, Rank, Rone, Rock, Rink

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Ronk Family Origin

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Ronk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Butter Merchant

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ronk family was Butter Merchant. The most common Ronk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Ronk's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ronk.

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Ronk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Ronk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Ronk in 1955 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ronk

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