Bunkley Family History

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Bunkley Name Meaning

Of English origin: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place; possibly a variant of Bingley. The surname was established in VA in the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Binkley, Dunkley, Buckley, Bensley, Huntley, Buley, Bentley, Buckey

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Bunkley Family Origin

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Bunkley Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bunkley family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunkley. The most common Bunkley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Bunkley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    28%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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Bunkley Historical Records

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Bunkley Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Bunkley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bunkley in 1950 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

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