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Gunnison Name Meaning

Northern English: metronymic from the female personal name Gunne (see Gunn).

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


Similar surnames: Gunnarson, Dennison, Jennison, Gunton, Kinnison, Denniston, Jenison

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Gunnison Family Origin

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Gunnison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Tanner

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gunnison family was Tanner. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gunnison. The most common Gunnison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Gunnison's were Farmers.

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Gunnison Life Expectancy

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