Chunn Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an altered spelling of German Tschann, from a short form of Johannes.

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


Similar surnames: Hunn, Thun, Cuny, Chun, Churn, Chugg, Chino, Chuba, Gunn, Chute

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Chunn Family Origin

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Chunn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Chunn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Chunn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chunn. A less common occupation for the Chunn family was Keeping House.

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Chunn Historical Records

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Chunn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Chunn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Chunn in 1952 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chunn

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