Sunde Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of twenty-five or more farmsteads, notably in western Norway, named with the dative singular of Old Norse sund ‘strait’, ‘sound’.

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


Similar surnames: Sund, Lunde, Sundet, Sande, Sundt, Tande, Bunde, Sander, Lande, Runde

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Sunde Family Origin

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Sunde Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Banker

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%
  • Sailor

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Banker and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sunde. A less common occupation for the Sunde family was Sailor. The most common Sunde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Sunde's were Farmers.

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Sunde Historical Records

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Sunde Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Sunde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sunde in 1961 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sunde

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