Tunstall Family History

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Tunstall Name Meaning

English (chiefly in Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Lancashire, North and East Yorkshire, County Durham, Humberside, Kent, Norfolk, Shropshire, Staffordshire, and Suffolk, so named from an Old English tun-st(e)all ‘site of a farm’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunstan, Nuttall, Cundall, Udall, Benthall, Munsell, Minshall

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Tunstall Family Origin

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Tunstall Family Occupations

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  • School

    29%
  • Bourgois

    14%
  • Gov. Agent

    14%
  • Lawyer

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tunstall family was Lawyer. School, Bourgois and Gov. Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tunstall. The most common Tunstall occupation in Canada was School. 29% of Tunstall's were Schools.

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Tunstall Historical Records

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Tunstall Life Expectancy

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