Younkins Family History

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Younkins Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Juncken or Jünken, patronymics from the Low German personal name Juncke. Compare Youngkin.

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


Similar surnames: Younkin, Youngkin, Boykins, Younker, Younts, Denkins, Hoskins

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Younkins Family Origin

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Younkins Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • C. Miner

    5%
  • Contractor Drilling

    5%

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In 1880, farmer, Laborer and C. Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Younkins. A less common occupation for the Younkins family was Contractor Drilling. The most common Younkins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Younkins's were Farmers.

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Younkins Historical Records

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Younkins Life Expectancy

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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