Bunten Family History

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Bunten Name Meaning

English: variant of Bunting. German: from Middle High German bund, the noun from binden ‘to bind’, ‘to tie’; in what sense it became the basis for a name is unclear.

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


Similar surnames: Bunt, Bunton, Bunte, Bunger, Buntin, Bunde, Bueter, Bunce, Bolten

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Bunten Family Origin

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Bunten Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Bunten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bunten's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunten. A less common occupation for the Bunten family was Carriage Painter.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Carriage Painter

    6%

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Bunten Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Bunten. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bunten census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 625 immigration records available for the last name Bunten. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bunten. For the veterans among your Bunten ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bunten Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bunten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bunten in 1943 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bunten ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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