Unkel Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places so named in the Rhineland and Hessen.

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


Similar surnames: Runkel, Kunkel, Sunkel, Winkel, Engel, Hunke, Unser, Finkel, Eckel

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Unkel Family Origin

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Unkel Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    40%
  • Baker

    20%
  • Merchant Tailor

    20%
  • Morocco Dresser

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Unkel family was Morocco Dresser. The most common Unkel occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Unkel's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Baker and Merchant Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Unkel.

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Unkel Historical Records

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Unkel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Unkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Unkel in 1954 was 43, and 96 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Unkel

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