Runnion Family History

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Runnion Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Runyon. 1881 British census has 6; UK 0

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

Similar surnames: Runion, Running, Mannion, Lannin, Drinnon, Brannin, Dunning, Fannon

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Runnion Family Origin

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Runnion Family Occupations

What did your Runnion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Runnion. A less common occupation for the Runnion family was Carpenter. The most common Runnion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Runnion's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Runnion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Runnion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Runnion 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 100 immigration records available for the last name Runnion. 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 964 military records available for the last name Runnion. For the veterans among your Runnion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Runnion Life Expectancy

What is the average Runnion lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Runnion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Runnion in 1946 was 40, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Runnion

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Runnion 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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