Tunison Family History

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Tunison Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Dutch Tunnesen, a variant of Teunissen, or of English Tennyson.

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


Similar surnames: Tenison, Tunis, Tennison, Denison, Gunson, Tison, Benison, Rulison

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Tunison Family Origin

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Tunison Family Occupations

What did your Tunison ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tunison family was Carpenter. The most common Tunison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Tunison's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tunison.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Grocer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Tunison Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Tunison ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Tunison Life Expectancy

What is the average Tunison lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Tunison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Tunison in 1942 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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