Bunce Family History

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Bunce Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps a respelling of Bunts. Probably an altered spelling of Swiss German Bunz or Bünz, from Alemannic bunz ‘little barrel’, hence a nickname for a short fat man, or of German Banz, or from pet form of an Old High German personal name Bun(n)o, of unexplained etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Bence, Bunge, Bunde, Buege, Bueche, Budde, Bunts, Bunte, Busse, Duce

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Bunce Family Origin

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Bunce Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Gardener

    3%

In 1881, the most common Bunce occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Bunce's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunce. A less common occupation for the Bunce family was Gardener.

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Bunce Historical Records

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Bunce Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Bunce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bunce in 1944 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bunce

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