Dunk Name Meaning

German: variant of Dunker.

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


Similar surnames: Zunk, Durk, Dung, Munk, Denk, Junk, Duck, Yunk, Bunk, Funk

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Dunk Family Origin

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Dunk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Brakeman

    7%
  • Clerk

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dunk family was Clerk. The most common Dunk occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Dunk's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Brakeman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunk.

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Dunk Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Dunk life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Dunk in 1952 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunk

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