Trenkle Family History

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Trenkle Name Meaning

Variant of South German Tränkle, Trenkel, a nickname denoting a heavy drinker. See also Trinkle.

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

Similar surnames: Trinkle, Trundle, Trindle, Brendle, Kendle, Kienzle, Grenke, Krenke

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Trenkle Family Origin

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Trenkle Family Occupations

What did your Trenkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Trenkle family was Carpenter. The most common Trenkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Trenkle's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trenkle.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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

Trenkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Trenkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Trenkle 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 248 immigration records available for the last name Trenkle. 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 663 military records available for the last name Trenkle. For the veterans among your Trenkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Trenkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Trenkle lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Trenkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Trenkle in 1962 was 87, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trenkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trenkle 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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