Kunkle Family History

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Kunkle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling or variant of Kunkel.

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


Similar surnames: Kinkle, Konkle, Runkle, Hinkle, Kunkler, Henkle, Kandle, Conkle

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Kunkle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Kunkle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Kunkle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    46%

  • Germanic Europe

    17%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    16%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    7%

  • Norway

    2%

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Kunkle Family Origin

Where is the Kunkle family from?

Kunkle Family Occupations

What did your Kunkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kunkle. The most common Kunkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Kunkle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kunkle family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Kunkle Historical Records

What Kunkle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Kunkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kunkle 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 736 immigration records available for the last name Kunkle. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Kunkle. For the veterans among your Kunkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kunkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Kunkle lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kunkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kunkle in 1953 was 27, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kunkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kunkle 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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