Bun Name Meaning

English: perhaps an occupational name for a baker of buns or a nickname for a short, round individual. Cambodian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Bunt, Bur, Bon, Bua, Bone, Mun, Kun, Jun, Pun, Tun

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Bun Family Origin

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Bun Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Bun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Bun's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bun. A less common occupation for the Bun family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Bun | Data not to scale

Bun Historical Records

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Bun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Bun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bun in 1951 was 41, and 3 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bun

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