Tunis Family History

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Tunis Name Meaning

Dutch: from a variant of the personal name Teunis (see Teunissen).

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

Similar surnames: Kunis, Tanis, Muns, Tennis, Buis, Muniz, Enis, Tuss, Duris, Duis

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Tunis Family Origin

Where is the Tunis family from?

Tunis Family Occupations

What did your Tunis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tunis family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tunis. The most common Tunis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Tunis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Tunis Historical Records

What Tunis family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Tunis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tunis 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tunis. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Tunis. For the veterans among your Tunis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tunis Life Expectancy

What is the average Tunis lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tunis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tunis in 1956 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tunis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tunis 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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