Quenzel Family History

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Quenzel Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Guenzel, Kuenzel, Punzel, Wenzel, Menzel, Henzel, Juengel, Stenzel

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Quenzel Family Origin

Where is the Quenzel family from?

Quenzel Family Occupations

What did your Quenzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Quenzel occupation in the USA was Gardener. 50% of Quenzel's were Gardeners. Gardener and Watch Repairer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Quenzel.

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  • Gardener

  • Watch Repairer


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

Quenzel Historical Records

What Quenzel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 175 census records available for the last name Quenzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quenzel 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 Quenzel

Passenger List

There are 59 immigration records available for the last name Quenzel. 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 119 military records available for the last name Quenzel. For the veterans among your Quenzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quenzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Quenzel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Quenzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Quenzel in 1963 was 75, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quenzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quenzel 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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