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Punzel Name Meaning

German: variant of Bunzel, from a diminutive of Bunze ‘(officially stamped) wine barrel’, possibly an occupational name, or a nickname for a short fat man. German: probably a metonymic occupational name for an engraver or a metal worker of similar activity, from Middle High German punze ‘chisel’, ‘gouge’ + excrescent -l.

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


Similar surnames: Kunkel, Panzer, Wenzel, Zundel, Pingel, Punke, Munzer, Pantel, Putzer

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Punzel Family Origin

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Punzel Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Punzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Punzel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Punzel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Punzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Punzel lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Punzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Punzel in 1965 was 67, and 55 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Punzel 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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