Last name: MONKS

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MONKS : This last name is indexed 33,543 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

MONKS : 1: English: variant of Monk with post-medieval excrescent -s.3: North German (Mönks): patronymic from Mönk (see Monk).2: English (Lancashire) and Irish (Dublin): topographic name from Middle English (atte) monkes ‘(at the) monk's (house or quarters) (at the) monastery’ a name for someone who lived or worked there presumably a servant. Compare Maidens Masters Parsons.

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