Winks Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): probably a variant of Wink.

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


Similar surnames: Winke, Wink, Finks, Pinks, Inks, Binks, Wines, Jinks, Wicke, Wilks

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Winks Family Origin

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Winks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Gardener (D)

    4%

In 1881, the most common Winks occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Winks's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winks. A less common occupation for the Winks family was Gardener (D).

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Winks Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Winks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Winks in 1962 was 79, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winks

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