Runkle Family History

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Runkle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Runkel. EG

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


Similar surnames: Runkles, Rupple, Ruckle, Kunkle, Buckle, Dinkle, Henkle, Hinkle

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Runkle Family Origin

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Runkle Family Occupations

What did your Runkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Runkle. The most common Runkle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Runkle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Runkle family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Runkle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Runkle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Runkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Runkle lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Runkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Runkle in 1952 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Runkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Runkle 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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