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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 4,409 people named Kunkel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Kunkel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,127 people named Kunkel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 320 women had paying jobs
  • 54% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,514

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Kunkel families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 671 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were born in foreign countries