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Unthank Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from places called Unthank in Cumbria and Northumberland, so named from Old English unthanc ‘without consent’, i.e. a squatter’s holding.

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


Similar surnames: Tatham, Putman, Anthony, Bethany, Nathan, Hanks, Unland, Muntean

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Unthank Family Origin

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Unthank Family Occupations

What did your Unthank ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Unthank family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Grain Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Unthank. The most common Unthank occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Unthank's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Grain Dealer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Unthank Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Unthank. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Unthank 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Unthank. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Unthank. For the veterans among your Unthank ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Unthank Life Expectancy

What is the average Unthank lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Unthank life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Unthank in 1963 was 79, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Unthank

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Unthank 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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