Hunn Name Meaning

English (mainly Norfolk): from an Old English personal name, Hun(n)a. English: from a nickname derived from Old Norse húnn ‘bear cub’. German: from the personal name Huno, a short form of a Germanic compound name formed with hun ‘Hun’, ‘giant’ or hun ‘bear cub’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Gunn, Huhn, Henn, Nunn, Hunt, Hann, Hain, Dunn, Kunc, Hand

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Hunn Family Origin

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Hunn Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Copper Miner

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hunn. The most common Hunn occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Hunn's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hunn family was Copper Miner.

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Hunn Historical Records

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Hunn Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Hunn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hunn in 1957 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunn

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