Tinkle Family History

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Tinkle Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Dinkel, an occupational name for a grain farmer or grain merchant.

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

Similar surnames: Tinkler, Tintle, Tickle, Dinkle, Finkle, Tingle, Ringle, Hinkle

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Tinkle Family Origin

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Tinkle Family Occupations

What did your Tinkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Porter and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tinkle. 34% of Tinkle women worked as a Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Porter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housewife
  • Stage film Artist Aws
  • Typist

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

Tinkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Tinkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tinkle 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 145 immigration records available for the last name Tinkle. 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 867 military records available for the last name Tinkle. For the veterans among your Tinkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tinkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Tinkle lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tinkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tinkle in 1952 was 54, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tinkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tinkle 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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