Kuna Family History

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Kuna Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, Hungarian, and Jewish (from Poland): nickname for a quick-tempered or aggressive person, from Slavic kuna ‘marten’, ‘weasel’. This is also found as a German surname, of Slavic origin. Czech: also from the old personal name Kuna, a pet form of Kunrat (see Konrad).

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

Similar surnames: Kunc, Kula, Kunda, Kuba, Duda, Buda, Kuras, Kuta, Kana, Bona

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Kuna Family Origin

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Kuna Family Occupations

What did your Kuna ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Boiler Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuna. A less common occupation for the Kuna family was Carpenter. The most common Kuna occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Kuna's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Boiler Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Kuna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kuna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuna 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Kuna. 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 836 military records available for the last name Kuna. For the veterans among your Kuna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuna Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuna lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kuna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kuna in 1944 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuna 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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