Dung Family History

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Dung Name Meaning

Vietnamese (Dung): unexplained. Chinese : variant of Dong 1. North German: topographic name for someone who lived on a piece of raised dry land in marshy surroundings, Middle Low German dung, dunk ‘hummock’, or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Jung, Tong, Dang, Lung, Puig, Dunn, Dong, Zang, Duhe, Kung

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Dung Family Origin

Where is the Dung family from?

Dung Family Occupations

What did your Dung ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dung occupation in the USA was Druggist. 25% of Dung's were Druggists. Druggist, Farmer and Mechanic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dung. A less common occupation for the Dung family was Shoe Maker.

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  • Druggist

  • Farmer

  • Mechanic

  • Shoe Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dung ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dung Historical Records

What Dung family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dung. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dung census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Dung

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Dung. 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 373 military records available for the last name Dung. For the veterans among your Dung ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dung Life Expectancy

What is the average Dung lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Dung life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dung in 1959 was 35, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dung

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dung 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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