Nunis Family History

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Nunis 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: Kunis, Tunis, Unis, Danis, Annis, Manis, Duris, Muni, Rubis, Muns

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Nunis Family Origin

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Nunis Family Occupations

What did your Nunis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nunis. A less common occupation for the Nunis family was Fisherman. The most common Nunis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Nunis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Fisherman


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

Nunis Historical Records

What Nunis family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 705 census records available for the last name Nunis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nunis 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 Nunis

Passenger List

There are 67 immigration records available for the last name Nunis. 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 334 military records available for the last name Nunis. For the veterans among your Nunis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nunis Life Expectancy

What is the average Nunis lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Nunis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nunis in 1967 was 75, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nunis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nunis 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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