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Von Kaenel Name Meaning

German (von Känel): probably a topographic name from Middle High German kenel ‘water channel’ (from Latin canalis) + the preposition von ‘from’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Von Haden, Von Bank, Von Feldt, Von Bergen, Von Behren, Von Glahn

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You can see how Von Kaenel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Von Kaenel family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Von Kaenel families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Von Kaenel families living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Von Kaenel's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Von Kaenel families in 1880.
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There are 171 census records available for the last name Von Kaenel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Von Kaenel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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There are 171 immigration records available for the last name Von Kaenel. 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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There are 90 military records available for the last name Von Kaenel. For the veterans among your Von Kaenel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Von Kaenel lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Von Kaenel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Von Kaenel in 1966 was 77, and 53 in 2003.

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