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Bunker Name Meaning

English: nickname, of Norman origin, for a reliable or good-hearted person, from Old French bon ‘good’ + cuer ‘heart’ (Latin cor). German: variant of Boenker.

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


Similar surnames: Dunker, Bunner, Bunkers, Burker, Butner, Booker, Benker, Banker

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Bunker Family Origin

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Bunker Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunker. The most common Bunker occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Bunker's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Bunker family was Farm Labourer.

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Bunker Historical Records

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Bunker Life Expectancy

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