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Lunde Family History

Lunde Surname Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous (about 70) farmsteads named Lunde from either the plural or the dative singular of Old Norse lundr ‘grove’. Compare Lundy .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Lande, Sunde, Lunden, Lunder, Lund, Bunde, Linde, Runde, Lundy, Sundt

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Where is the Lunde family from?

You can see how Lunde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lunde family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lunde families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 11 Lunde families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 46% of all the recorded Lunde's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Lunde families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lunde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lunde ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Lunde. 100% of Lunde men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Lunde women worked as a Housekeeper. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Lunde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lunde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Lunde. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lunde. For the veterans among your Lunde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lunde lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lunde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lunde in 1953 was 58, and 71 in 2004.

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