Bunde Name Meaning

North German: status name for a farmer Middle Low German bunde, bunne, related to Danish, Swedish bonde ‘free peasant’ (see Bond). German (Bünde): topographic name from Old High German biunda ‘enclosed fertile pasture’ (modern German Bünde, Beunte), a derivative of biwenden ‘to bend or weave’, with reference to the practice of making fences from woven branches. There are many different local forms and communal implications concerning the use of the land. North German (Bünde): habitational name for someone from a place in Westphalia, so named with the same word as 2.

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


Similar surnames: Bonde, Bunge, Budde, Linde, Sundt, Bunce, Lande, Quade, Lunde, Brede

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Bunde Family Origin

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Bunde Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Works In Lumber Yard

    13%
  • Farmer And Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bunde family was Farmer And Laborer. The most common Bunde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Bunde's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Works In Lumber Yard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunde.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Bunde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Bunde in 1953 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bunde

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