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Bunnell Name Meaning

English: in part, a habitational name for someone from Bunwell in Norfolk. The place name is from Old English bune ‘reed’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Old forms of the surname suggest a second, non-habitational source.

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


Similar surnames: Gunnell, Dunwell, Tunnell, Burwell, Fennell, Banwell, Rundell

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Bunnell Family Origin

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Bunnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Confectioner

    16%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Bookkeeper

    10%

In 1881, the most common Bunnell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Bunnell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bunnell family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Confectioner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bunnell.

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Bunnell Historical Records

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Bunnell Life Expectancy

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