Tunstall Family History

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Tunstall Name Meaning

English (chiefly in Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Lancashire, North and East Yorkshire, County Durham, Humberside, Kent, Norfolk, Shropshire, Staffordshire, and Suffolk, so named from an Old English tun-st(e)all ‘site of a farm’.

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

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Tunstall Family Origin

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Tunstall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tunstall family was Keeping House. The most common Tunstall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Tunstall's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tunstall.

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Tunstall Historical Records

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Tunstall Life Expectancy

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