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Origins of the Bunnell surname

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About the Bunnells

We have a total number of 2471 records for people with the last name Bunnell.

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Where do most Bunnells live?

In 1921, most Bunnells lived in North West.


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Interesting facts about Bunnells

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 1,690 records for the Bunnell surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Bunnells most likely to marry?

Bunnell Or Bunnel Or Bunil Or Bunnil Or Buniel Or Bunill Or Bunniel Or Bunels

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Bunnell Or Bunnels

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What are the most common Bunnell first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Bunnells

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Bunnells in 1921
Dressmaker

10

General Servant Domestic

10

Charwoman

8

Domestic Servant

8

Housekeeper

5

Common Male occupations for Bunnells in 1921
Butcher

23

Farm Hands

17

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

17

Gentleman

14

Blacksmith

9

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