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Knechtel Family Origin

Where is the Knechtel family from?

Knechtel Family Occupations

What did your Knechtel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knechtel family was Tinner. The most common Knechtel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Knechtel's were Farmers. Farmer, Comb Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knechtel.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Comb Maker

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Tinner

    20%

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

Knechtel Historical Records

What Knechtel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Knechtel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knechtel 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 Knechtel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Knechtel. 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 Knechtel. For the veterans among your Knechtel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knechtel Life Expectancy

What is the average Knechtel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Knechtel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Knechtel in 1962 was 77, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knechtel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knechtel 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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