Gunst Family History

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Gunst Name Meaning

German: from a much altered short form of the personal name Constant or Constantine. Danish and Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Kunst, Gust, Gast, Gunsch, Grunst, Muns, Guyot, Gundy, Ernst, Funt

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Gunst Family Origin

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Gunst Family Occupations

What did your Gunst ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Engineering Sales Manager and Qualified Teacher Langua were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gunst. 50% of Gunst men worked as an Engineering Sales Manager and 50% of Gunst women worked as a Qualified Teacher Langua. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gunst were Merchantimporter Of Too and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Engineering Sales Manager
    50%
  • Merchantimporter Of Too
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Qualified Teacher Langua
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%

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

Gunst Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gunst. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gunst 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gunst. 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 Gunst. For the veterans among your Gunst ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gunst Life Expectancy

What is the average Gunst lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Gunst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gunst in 1956 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gunst

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gunst 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.

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