Chun Name Meaning

Chinese : Cantonese variant of Qin 1. Korean: variant of Chon. English (Wiltshire): variant spelling of Chunn.

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


Similar surnames: Chin, Chung, Chu, Chan, Chui, Chew, Chi, Chon, Chunn, Chee

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Chun Family Origin

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Chun Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Cook

    25%
  • Miner

    25%
  • Washerman

    25%

In 1881, the most common Chun occupation in Canada was Clerk. 25% of Chun's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Chun family was Washerman. Clerk, Cook and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chun.

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Chun Historical Records

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Chun Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Chun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Chun in 1948 was 63, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chun

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