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Bunney Name Meaning

English (Devon): possibly a nickname, as Reaney suggests, for someone having a prominent lump or swelling, from Middle English boni, buny ‘swelling’, ‘bunion’ (see Bunyan). It is also possibly a topographic name from the southwestern English dialect word bunny ‘ravine’.

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


Similar surnames: Binney, Burney, Nunnery, Benney, Busey, Bonney, Gunner, Bunde, Benner

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Bunney Family Origin

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Bunney Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bunney family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunney. The most common Bunney occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Bunney's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Bunney Historical Records

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