Tunnell Family History

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Tunnell Name Meaning

English: from an unrecorded Old English female personal name composed of the elements tun ‘settlement’, ‘village’ + hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’.

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

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Tunnell Family Origin

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Tunnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Tunnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Tunnell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tunnell. A less common occupation for the Tunnell family was Keeping House.

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Tunnell Historical Records

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Tunnell Life Expectancy

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