Konkel Family History

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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


Similar surnames: Kunkel, Kenkel, Kogel, Conkel, Konkol, Koppel, Winkel, Gockel, Rockel

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Konkel Family Origin

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Konkel Family Occupations

What did your Konkel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Konkel. A less common occupation for the Konkel family was Painter. The most common Konkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Konkel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Painter

    10%

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

Konkel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Konkel Life Expectancy

What is the average Konkel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Konkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Konkel in 1949 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Konkel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Konkel 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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