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Finkle Name Meaning

English: habitational name (reflecting the pronunciation of the place name) for someone from Finchale in Durham, named from Old English finc ‘finch’ + halh ‘nook or corner of land’. English: possibly a metonymic occupational name or topographic name from Middle English fenkel ‘fennel’. Compare Fennell. Respelling of German Finkel.

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


Similar surnames: Finkley, Ringle, Winkler, Tickle, Winkley, Tingle, Tinkler, Windle

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Finkle Family Origin

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Finkle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Tin Smith

    7%
  • Barrister

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Finkle family was Barrister. Farmer, Carpenter and Tin Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finkle. The most common Finkle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Finkle's were Farmers.

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Finkle Life Expectancy

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