Hunkle Family History

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Hunkle 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: Runkle, Kunkle, Dunkle, Dunkley, Finkle, Kunkler, Punke, Muckle

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Hunkle Family Origin

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Hunkle Family Occupations

What did your Hunkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hunkle family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Barber and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hunkle. The most common Hunkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Hunkle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Retail Grocer

  • Stone Mason


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

Hunkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 813 census records available for the last name Hunkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunkle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hunkle

Passenger List

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Hunkle. 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 89 military records available for the last name Hunkle. For the veterans among your Hunkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunkle lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Hunkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hunkle in 1963 was 73, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunkle 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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