Kinsel Family History

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Kinsel Name Meaning

Americanized form of the German family names Kinzel or Künzel (see Kuenzel). Perhaps also an Americanized form of Irish Kinsella.

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


Similar surnames: Sinsel, Kinsey, Kissel, Kinner, Linsey, Kinser, Finzel, Missel

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Kinsel Family Origin

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Kinsel Family Occupations

What did your Kinsel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kinsel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Kinsel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kinsel family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kinsel.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Kinsel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kinsel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kinsel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kinsel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kinsel. For the veterans among your Kinsel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kinsel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kinsel lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kinsel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kinsel in 1948 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kinsel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kinsel 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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