Gunst Name Meaning

German: from a much altered short form of the personal name Constant or Constantine. Danish and Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Kunst, Gust, Gast, Gunsch, Grunst, Muns, Guyot, Gundy, Ernst, Funt

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Gunst Family Origin

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Gunst Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In Store

    6%
  • Clk. In Store

    6%
  • Dealer In Deli.

    6%
  • Dealer In Tinware

    6%

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In 1880, clerk In Store, Clk. In Store and Dealer In Deli. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gunst. A less common occupation for the Gunst family was Dealer In Tinware. The most common Gunst occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 6% of Gunst's were Clerk In Stores.

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Gunst Historical Records

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Gunst Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Gunst life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gunst in 1956 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gunst

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