Konkel Family History

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Konkel Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch konckel, kunkel ‘distaff’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of distaffs or for a flax spinner. German: variant of Kunkel. German: habitational name from Kankel in Mecklenburg or near Posen (now Poznan).

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

Similar surnames: Kunkel, Kenkel, Kogel, Conkel, Konkol, Koppel, Winkel, Gockel, Rockel

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Konkel Family Origin

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Konkel Family Occupations

What did your Konkel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Konkel. 26% of Konkel men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Konkel women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Konkel were Carpenter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Waitress
  • New Worker
  • Housewife

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

Konkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Konkel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Konkel 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 879 immigration records available for the last name Konkel. 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 Konkel. For the veterans among your Konkel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Konkel Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Konkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Konkel in 1949 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

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