Kindle Family History

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Kindle Name Meaning

English: variant of Kendall. Variant of German Kindel.

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

Similar surnames: Kendle, Kindl, Keadle, Kindley, Tindle, Kittle, Biddle, Kimble

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Kindle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Kindle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Kindle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


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Kindle Family Origin

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Kindle Family Occupations

What did your Kindle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Kindle family was Wood Chopper. The most common Kindle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Kindle's were Farmers. Farmer and Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kindle.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Wood Chopper


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

Kindle Historical Records

What Kindle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Kindle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kindle 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 781 immigration records available for the last name Kindle. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Kindle. For the veterans among your Kindle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kindle Life Expectancy

What is the average Kindle lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Kindle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kindle in 1949 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kindle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kindle 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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