Bunge Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German bunge ‘drum’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a drummer or drum maker. German (Bünge): in Hesse, a variant of Bünde (see Bunde 2).

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


Similar surnames: Bunger, Bunde, Bunce, Runge, Busse, Burge, Budde, Bunte, Budge, Auge

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Bunge Family Origin

Where is the Bunge family from?

SHOW MORE

Bunge Family Occupations

What did your Bunge ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Painter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bunge occupation in the UK was Painter. 100% of Bunge's were Painters.

Source: Census data for Bunge | Data not to scale

Bunge Historical Records

What Bunge family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bunge ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Bunge

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Bunge Life Expectancy

What is the average Bunge lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bunge 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Bunge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bunge in 1953 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bunge

Famous Bunge Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name