Kendle Family History

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Kendle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Kendall. South German: possibly from Kindel or Kindl (from a diminutive of Middle High German kint ‘child’), a nickname for a childish or childlike person. Possibly an altered spelling of German Kendler, variant of Kandler.

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

Similar surnames: Kindle, Keadle, Bendle, Keeble, Bentle, Kensler, Kemple, Kindley

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Kendle Family Origin

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Kendle Family Occupations

What did your Kendle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kendle. The most common Kendle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Kendle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter


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

Kendle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Kendle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kendle 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 558 immigration records available for the last name Kendle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Kendle. For the veterans among your Kendle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kendle Life Expectancy

What is the average Kendle lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Kendle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kendle in 1950 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kendle 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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