Hunes Family History

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Hunes 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: Hines, Kunes, Hynes, Hudes, Funes, Huner, Nunes, Humes, Hanes, Henes

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Hunes Family Origin

Where is the Hunes family from?

Hunes Family Occupations

What did your Hunes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hunes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Hunes's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hunes. A less common occupation for the Hunes family was Pedlar.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Pedlar


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

Hunes Historical Records

What Hunes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 877 census records available for the last name Hunes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunes 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 203 immigration records available for the last name Hunes. 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 120 military records available for the last name Hunes. For the veterans among your Hunes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunes Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2002, in the United States, Hunes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Hunes in 1962 was 37, and 70 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunes 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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