Zundel Family History

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Zundel Name Meaning

German (also Zündel): from a diminutive of Zunder, a metonymic occupational name for a seller of kindling wood, from Middle High German zunder ‘tinder’.

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


Similar surnames: Zindel, Bendel, Punzel, Kunkel, Wendel, Sindel, Zinnel, Zander

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Zundel Family Origin

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Zundel Family Occupations

What did your Zundel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Co Director (produce Imports and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Zundel. 34% of Zundel men worked as a Co Director (produce Imports and 75% of Zundel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zundel were Hotel Chef and Bookkeeper Grocery S

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Co Director (produce Imports
    34%
  • Doctor Refugee Not Allowed To Work
    34%
  • Hotel Chef
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Bookkeeper Grocery S
    25%

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

Zundel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zundel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zundel 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 684 immigration records available for the last name Zundel. 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 683 military records available for the last name Zundel. For the veterans among your Zundel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zundel Life Expectancy

What is the average Zundel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Zundel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Zundel in 1952 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zundel

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