Bunge Family History

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Bunge Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German bunge ‘drum’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a drummer or drum maker. German (Bünge): in Hesse, a variant of Bünde (see Bunde 2).

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

Similar surnames: Bunger, Bunde, Bunce, Runge, Busse, Burge, Budde, Bunte, Budge, Auge

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Bunge Family Origin

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Bunge Family Occupations

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In 1921, Servant was the top reported job for people in the CA named Bunge. 50% of Bunge women worked as a Servant

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Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
  • Worker

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

Bunge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bunge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bunge 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bunge. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bunge. For the veterans among your Bunge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bunge Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bunge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Bunge in 1953 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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