Knippel Family History

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Knippel Name Meaning

Variant of German Knüppel (see Knueppel).

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

Similar surnames: Knuppel, Klippel, Knipple, Keppel, Knippers, Knittel, Kipper, Kimpel

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Knippel Family Origin

Where is the Knippel family from?

Knippel Family Occupations

What did your Knippel ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Blacksmith and Kitcher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Knippel. 25% of Knippel men worked as a Blacksmith

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Blacksmith
  • Foundry Man
  • Gardener
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Kitcher

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

Knippel Historical Records

What Knippel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Knippel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knippel 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 778 immigration records available for the last name Knippel. 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 593 military records available for the last name Knippel. For the veterans among your Knippel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knippel Life Expectancy

What is the average Knippel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Knippel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Knippel in 1954 was 47, and 37 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knippel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knippel 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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