Garfunkel Family History

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Garfunkel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Garfinkel.

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


Similar surnames: Garfinkel, Garfinkle, Frenkel, Grunfeld, Frankel, Gruner, Greunke

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Garfunkel Family Origin

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Garfunkel Family Occupations

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Garfunkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Garfunkel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garfunkel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Garfunkel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Garfunkel. For the veterans among your Garfunkel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garfunkel Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Garfunkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Garfunkel in 1956 was 52, and 92 in 2004.

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