Chun Name Meaning

Chinese : Cantonese variant of Qin 1. Korean: variant of Chon. English (Wiltshire): variant spelling of Chunn.

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


Similar surnames: Chin, Chung, Chu, Chan, Chui, Chew, Chi, Chon, Chunn, Chee

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Chun Family Origin

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Chun Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Coal Pensioner Borough (Lab)

    13%
  • Commercial Traveller In Tea Trade

    13%
  • Labourer Ag

    13%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Coal Pensioner Borough (Lab) and Commercial Traveller In Tea Trade were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chun. A less common occupation for the Chun family was Labourer Ag. The most common Chun occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Chun's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Chun Historical Records

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Chun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Chun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Chun in 1948 was 63, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chun

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