Senk Name Meaning

Polish (Sek): topographic name or nickname from Polish sek ‘knag’, or a Ukrainian cognate of this. German: variant of Schenk or Seng. Slovenian (north central Slovenia; Šenk): Slovenian spelling of German Schenk.

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


Similar surnames: Shenk, Seck, Seek, Denk, Sink, Wenk, Senf, Sens, Renk, Sek

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Senk Family Origin

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Senk Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%

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In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Senk. The most common Senk occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Senk's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Senk family was Farmer.

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Senk Historical Records

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Senk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Senk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Senk in 1948 was 64, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Senk

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