Plunk Family History

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Plunk Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Blunk.

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

Similar surnames: Blunk, Pund, Purk, Punke, Klunk, Blank, Shunk, Munk, Glunt, Plank

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Plunk Family Origin

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Plunk Family Occupations

What did your Plunk ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Plunk. 20% of Plunk men worked as a Builders Labourer and 40% of Plunk women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Plunk were Pauler decorator and Hospital Parlour Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • House Decorator
  • Licencee
  • Pauler decorator

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cook Housekeeper
  • Domestic Service
  • Hospital Parlour Maid

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

Plunk Historical Records

What Plunk family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Plunk. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Plunk 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 108 immigration records available for the last name Plunk. 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 903 military records available for the last name Plunk. For the veterans among your Plunk ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Plunk Life Expectancy

What is the average Plunk lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Plunk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Plunk in 1955 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plunk

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Plunk 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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