Chun Name Meaning

Chinese : Cantonese variant of Qin 1. Korean: variant of Chon. English (Wiltshire): variant spelling of Chunn.

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


Similar surnames: Chin, Chung, Chu, Chan, Chui, Chew, Chi, Chon, Chunn, Chee

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Chun Family Origin

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Chun Family Occupations

What did your Chun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works In Shoe Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chun. The most common Chun occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Chun's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chun family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Works In Shoe Factory

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    3%

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Chun Historical Records

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Chun Life Expectancy

What is the average Chun lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, Chun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Chun in 1948 was 63, and 75 in 2004.

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United States

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