Konkel Family History
Konkel Name Meaning
Dutch: from Middle Dutch konckel, kunkel ‘distaff’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of distaffs or for a flax spinner. German: variant of Kunkel. German: habitational name from Kankel in Mecklenburg or near Posen (now Poznan).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press