Submitted Surname Revision History

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2/11/2020, 12:04 AM Mike C
3/10/2017, 5:23 AM LMS
3/5/2016, 2:37 PM Sofia move from given name to surname
3/5/2016, 7:02 AM Amy

Name Jenks
Type Surname (from given name)
Usage English, Welsh
Other Forms FormsJencks, Jenckes
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

English (also found in Wales) patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jenk, a back-formation from JENKIN with the removal of the supposed Anglo-Norman French diminutive suffix -in.
Added 3/5/2016 by Amy