Winchel Family History

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Winchel Name Meaning

English: variant of Winchell.

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

Similar surnames: Winchell, Wilcher, Minchey, Kitchel, Mitchel, Rencher, Ritchey

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Winchel Family Origin

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Winchel Family Occupations

What did your Winchel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Winchel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Winchel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winchel. A less common occupation for the Winchel family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer


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

Winchel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Winchel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winchel 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 130 immigration records available for the last name Winchel. 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 986 military records available for the last name Winchel. For the veterans among your Winchel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winchel Life Expectancy

What is the average Winchel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Winchel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Winchel in 1957 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winchel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winchel 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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