Bunkley Family History

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Bunkley Name Meaning

Of English origin: probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place; possibly a variant of Bingley. The surname was established in VA in the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Binkley, Dunkley, Buckley, Bensley, Huntley, Buley, Bentley, Buckey

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Bunkley Family Origin

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Bunkley Family Occupations

What did your Bunkley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Baker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bunkley. 6% of Bunkley men worked as a Baker and 48% of Bunkley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bunkley were Farm Worker and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Baker
    6%
  • Baker Assistant
    6%
  • Butcher Assistant
    6%
  • Farm Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    48%
  • Bakers Tecy
    5%
  • Chartered Masseuse
    5%
  • Clerk
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bunkley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Bunkley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bunkley 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 406 immigration records available for the last name Bunkley. 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.

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Draft Card

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

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Bunkley Life Expectancy

What is the average Bunkley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Bunkley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bunkley in 1950 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bunkley

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