Younes Family History

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Younes Name Meaning

Muslim: from the Arabic personal name Yunus, name of a prophet, the Biblical Jonah (see Jonas). Yunus is mentioned in the Qur’an (37:139): ‘And Yunus was among those sent’.

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

Similar surnames: Kunes, Lohnes, Younan, Jones, Nunes, Kouns, Younis, Bones, Fornes

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Younes Family Origin

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Younes Family Occupations

What did your Younes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Gardener Fruit Journeyman and Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Younes. 50% of Younes men worked as a Gardener Fruit Journeyman and 50% of Younes women worked as a Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Younes were Lorry Driver and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Gardener Fruit Journeyman
  • Lorry Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Younes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Younes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Younes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 478 immigration records available for the last name Younes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 165 military records available for the last name Younes. For the veterans among your Younes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Younes Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Younes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Younes in 1964 was 76, and 73 in 2004.

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