Funches Family History

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Funches Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Funccius, a Latinized form of Funke, recorded since the 16th century.

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

Similar surnames: Funchess, Punches, Hulcher, Kinchen, Dutcher, Frutchey, Cutcher

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Funches Family Origin

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Funches Family Occupations

What did your Funches ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Funches family was Farm Hand. The most common Funches occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Funches's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Funches.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farm Hand


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

Funches Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Funches. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Funches 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Funches. 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 387 military records available for the last name Funches. For the veterans among your Funches ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Funches Life Expectancy

What is the average Funches lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Funches life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Funches in 1959 was 39, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Funches

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Funches 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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