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Zunhamer Family History

Zunhamer Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hamer, Dunham, Daunhauer, Duhamel, Lothamer, Machamer, Zunker

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Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Zunhamer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Zunhamer ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Zunhamer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 2 census records available for the last name Zunhamer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zunhamer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zunhamer. 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 43 military records available for the last name Zunhamer. For the veterans among your Zunhamer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Zunhamer lifespan?

Between 1983 and 1992, in the United States, Zunhamer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Zunhamer in 1983 was 79, and 87 in 1992.

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