History of your Surname
Get access to Konkol family records.Start a free trial

Konkol Family History

Konkol Name Meaning

Polish (Kakol) and Hungarian (Konkoly): nickname meaning ‘corn cockle’, a weed of cereal crops, Polish kakol, Hungarian konkoly, the latter a loanword from Slovenian kokolj (see Kokal), hence a topographic name for someone who lived on a weed-covered plot of land, or a nickname for a poor farmer or someone who was not highly thought of. German: variant of Konkel 3.

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


Similar surnames: Kokal, Konkel, Sokol, Kakos, Koziol, Kunkel, Kenkel, Kong, Kontos

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Konkol family from?

You can see how Konkol families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Konkol family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Konkol families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 6 Konkol families living in Michigan. This was 100% of all the recorded Konkol's in the USA. Michigan had the highest population of Konkol families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Konkol surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Konkol ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Konkol. 39% of Konkol men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Konkol women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Konkol were Proprietor and Billing Clerk.

View Census data for Konkol | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    39%
  • Farmer
    27%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Proprietor
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Billing Clerk
    50%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Konkol family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Konkol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Konkol census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Konkol

Passenger Lists

There are 466 immigration records available for the last name Konkol. 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.

View all Konkol immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 498 military records available for the last name Konkol. For the veterans among your Konkol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Konkol military records

You've only scratched the surface of Konkol family history.

Discover More

What is the average Konkol lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Konkol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Konkol in 1942 was 38, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Konkol

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Konkol family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial