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Dunnam Family History

Dunnam Name Meaning
Variant of English Dunham.

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

63,399 Historical Documents with Dunnam on Ancestry.com
7,403 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,588 Military Records
219 Immigration Records
4,109 Census and Voter Lists
50,080 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dunnam Families

  • Number of Dunnam families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dunnam families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Dunnam families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dunnam census records

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Dunnam Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Dunnam families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Dunnam Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Dunnam families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Dunnam

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Dunnam Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dunnam census records

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Dunnam Civil War Service Records

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