Hun Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Han, Hu, Hua, Yun, Sun, Mun, Hunt, Hyun, Huhn, Thun

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Hun Family Origin

Where is the Hun family from?

Hun Family Occupations

What did your Hun ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Caretaker Council Officer and Head Cleaner Office were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hun. 50% of Hun women worked as a Head Cleaner Office

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Caretaker Council Officer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Head Cleaner Office
  • Tin Shop Worker Ondensed Milk Factory

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

Hun Historical Records

What Hun family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hun 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 Hun. 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 430 military records available for the last name Hun. For the veterans among your Hun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hun Life Expectancy

What is the average Hun lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2003, in the United States, Hun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hun in 1971 was 78, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hun 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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