Hunkeler Family History

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Hunkeler Name 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: Kunkler, Hunkler, Unkefer, Winkeler, Hunkele, Kunkel, Dunkley

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Hunkeler Family Origin

Where is the Hunkeler family from?

Hunkeler Family Occupations

What did your Hunkeler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hunkeler occupation in the USA was Stone Cutter. 100% of Hunkeler's were Stone Cutters.

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  • Stone Cutter


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

Hunkeler Historical Records

What Hunkeler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 199 census records available for the last name Hunkeler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunkeler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 203 immigration records available for the last name Hunkeler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 34 military records available for the last name Hunkeler. For the veterans among your Hunkeler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunkeler Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunkeler lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2002, in the United States, Hunkeler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hunkeler in 1962 was 64, and 89 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunkeler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunkeler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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