Kuffel Family History

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Kuffel Name Meaning

German (also Küffel): metonymic occupational name for a cooper or for the keeper of a winecellar, from a diminutive of Middle High German kuofe ‘vat’, ‘barrel’.

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


Similar surnames: Koffel, Kunkel, Kuebel, Leffel, Riffel, Kusel, Kupfer, Kuffner

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Kuffel Family Origin

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Kuffel Family Occupations

What did your Kuffel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kuffel family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Dry Goods Mcht and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuffel. The most common Kuffel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kuffel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Dry Goods Mcht

    13%
  • Lawyer

    13%
  • Shoemaker

    13%

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Kuffel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kuffel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuffel 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 Kuffel. 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 Kuffel. For the veterans among your Kuffel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuffel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuffel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kuffel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kuffel in 1952 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuffel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuffel 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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