Dinkel Family History

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Dinkel Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a grain farmer, from Middle High German dinkel ‘spelt’, ‘wheat’.

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


Similar surnames: Rinkel, Winkel, Finkel, Zindel, Dankel, Zirkel, Dunkel, Dinger

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Dinkel Family Origin

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Dinkel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Brewer

    5%
  • At House

    2%

In 1880, the most common Dinkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Dinkel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dinkel. A less common occupation for the Dinkel family was At House.

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Dinkel Historical Records

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Dinkel Life Expectancy

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