Nunnery Family History

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Nunnery Name Meaning

English: perhaps from Middle English nonnerie ‘nunnery’, applied as a topographic name for someone who lived by a nunnery or a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked at one.

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

Similar surnames: Gunner, Bunney, Wanner, Banner, Finner, Dunner, Benner, Hanney

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Nunnery Family Origin

Where is the Nunnery family from?

Nunnery Family Occupations

What did your Nunnery ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Nunnery occupation in the UK was Coachman (N D). 50% of Nunnery's were Coachman (N D)s. Coachman (N D) and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nunnery.

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  • Coachman (N D)

  • Retired Farmer


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

Nunnery Historical Records

What Nunnery family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Nunnery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nunnery 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 362 immigration records available for the last name Nunnery. 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 Nunnery. For the veterans among your Nunnery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nunnery Life Expectancy

What is the average Nunnery lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Nunnery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Nunnery in 1941 was 25, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nunnery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nunnery 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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