Huneker Family History

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Huneker 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: Hunker, Huneke, Hunzeker, Hunger, Hucker, Junker, Hunke, Hunkler

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Huneker Family Origin

Where is the Huneker family from?

Huneker Family Occupations

What did your Huneker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Huneker occupation in the USA was Brick Maker. 17% of Huneker's were Brick Makers. Brick Maker, Farmer and In Ice Depot were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Huneker. A less common occupation for the Huneker family was Painter (House).

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  • Brick Maker

  • Farmer

  • In Ice Depot

  • Painter (House)


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Huneker ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Huneker Historical Records

What Huneker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 113 census records available for the last name Huneker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huneker 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 57 immigration records available for the last name Huneker. 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 9 military records available for the last name Huneker. For the veterans among your Huneker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huneker Life Expectancy

What is the average Huneker lifespan?

Between 1971 and 1979, in the United States, Huneker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Huneker in 1971 was 77, and 84 in 1979.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Huneker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huneker 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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