Kuenzel Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Kuenzel Name Meaning

South German (Künzel): from a pet form of the personal name Kuntz.

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

Similar surnames: Guenzel, Kuenzi, Kuenzli, Kenkel, Kuehnel, Menzel, Wenzel, Brenzel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Kuenzel Family Origin

Where is the Kuenzel family from?

Kuenzel Family Occupations

What did your Kuenzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kuenzel occupation in the USA was Machinist. 13% of Kuenzel's were Machinists. Machinist, Milling and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuenzel. A less common occupation for the Kuenzel family was Carpet Weaver.

View Census data for Kuenzel | Data not to scale

  • Machinist

  • Milling

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpet Weaver


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

Kuenzel Historical Records

What Kuenzel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kuenzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuenzel 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 Kuenzel

Passenger List

There are 593 immigration records available for the last name Kuenzel. 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 Kuenzel immigration records

Draft Card

There are 337 military records available for the last name Kuenzel. For the veterans among your Kuenzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Kuenzel military records

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

Kuenzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuenzel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kuenzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kuenzel in 1945 was 28, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuenzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuenzel 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.

Famous Kuenzel Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name