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Zuna Surname Meaning

Czech (also Zůna): nickname from zůna ‘weeds in cereals’. Croatian Serbian Slovenian and Bosniak (Žuna): nickname from Croatian Serbian Bosnian and dialectal Slovenian žuna ‘woodpecker’. Amerindian (mainly Bolivia): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Kuna, Luna, Zuba, Zona, Ozuna, Zunk, Hua, Yun, Sun, Mun

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Where is the Zuna family from?

You can see how Zuna families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Zuna family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Zuna families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Zuna families living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Zuna's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Zuna families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Zuna surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Zuna ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Zuna. 60% of Zuna men worked as a Laborer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    60%
  • Clerk
    40%
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Census Records

There are 421 census records available for the last name Zuna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zuna 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 140 immigration records available for the last name Zuna. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 565 military records available for the last name Zuna. For the veterans among your Zuna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Zuna lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2000, in the United States, Zuna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Zuna in 1966 was 84, and 75 in 2000.

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