Sunkel Family History

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Sunkel Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name from Sunkeln in East Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Kunkel, Unkel, Runkel, Winkel, Sandel, Konkel, Singel, Punke, Sickel

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Sunkel Family Origin

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Sunkel Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    22%
  • Assessor

    11%
  • Hotel Keeper

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Assessor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sunkel. The most common Sunkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sunkel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sunkel family was Hotel Keeper.

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Sunkel Historical Records

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Sunkel Life Expectancy

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