Ginkel Family History

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Ginkel Name Meaning

German: perhaps a variant of Kunkel.

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


Similar surnames: Gunkel, Kinkel, Rinkel, Finkel, Hinkel, Finken, Kinzel, Winke, Sickel

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Ginkel Family Origin

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Ginkel Family Occupations

What did your Ginkel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ginkel. 11% of Ginkel men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Ginkel women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ginkel were Laborer and Cookie Baker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    11%
  • Accountant
    6%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Laborer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    17%
  • Adjuster
    9%
  • Assistant
    9%
  • Cookie Baker
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ginkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ginkel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ginkel 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 Ginkel. 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 344 military records available for the last name Ginkel. For the veterans among your Ginkel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ginkel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ginkel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ginkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ginkel in 1962 was 63, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ginkel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ginkel 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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