Hunken Family History

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Hunken Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Kunkel, Punke, Lunden, Munden, Munsen, Junker, Hunke, Bunten, Bunker

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Hunken Family Origin

Where is the Hunken family from?

Hunken Family Occupations

What did your Hunken ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hunken family was Farmer. The most common Hunken occupation in the USA was Grocer. 38% of Hunken's were Grocers. Grocer, Compositor and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hunken.

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  • Grocer

  • Compositor

  • Dress Maker

  • Farmer


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

Hunken Historical Records

What Hunken family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 679 census records available for the last name Hunken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunken 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 Hunken

Passenger List

There are 221 immigration records available for the last name Hunken. 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 59 military records available for the last name Hunken. For the veterans among your Hunken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunken Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunken lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hunken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Hunken in 1960 was 32, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunken 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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