Dunk Family History

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Dunk Name Meaning

German: variant of Dunker.

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


Similar surnames: Zunk, Durk, Dung, Munk, Denk, Junk, Duck, Yunk, Bunk, Funk

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Dunk Family Origin

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Dunk Family Occupations

What did your Dunk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunk. The most common Dunk occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Dunk's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Dunk family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Dunk Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dunk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dunk 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dunk. 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 Dunk. For the veterans among your Dunk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dunk Life Expectancy

What is the average Dunk lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dunk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Dunk in 1952 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dunk 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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