Brunk Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Brunk Name Meaning

Variant of German Brunke.

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


Similar surnames: Bruns, Brunke, Trunk, Bruck, Brant, Brunn, Brank, Rund, Blunk, Brink

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Brunk Family Origin

Where is the Brunk family from?

Brunk Family Occupations

What did your Brunk ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brunk. The most common Brunk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Brunk's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brunk family was Farm Laborer.

View Census data for Brunk | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    55%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Brunk Historical Records

What Brunk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brunk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brunk census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Brunk

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brunk. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Brunk immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Brunk. For the veterans among your Brunk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Brunk military records

You've only scratched the surface of Brunk family history.

Brunk Life Expectancy

What is the average Brunk lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Brunk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Brunk in 1946 was 69, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brunk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brunk 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.

Famous Brunk Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name