Dunker Family History

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Dunker Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German dunker ‘dark’, ‘conceited’, or ‘unclear’. Dutch: variant of Donker.

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


Similar surnames: Dunkel, Denker, Ducker, Donker, Duker, Rucker, Junker, Danker, Bunker

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Dunker Family Origin

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Dunker Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Dunker. 50% of Dunker men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Carpenter
    50%

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

Dunker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Dunker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dunker 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Dunker. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dunker. For the veterans among your Dunker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dunker Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Dunker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dunker in 1948 was 75, and 78 in 2004.

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