Kuempel Family History

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Kuempel Name Meaning

German (Kümpel): nickname for a short stout man, from a diminutive of Middle High German kumpf ‘pouch’.

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


Similar surnames: Kuebel, Kempel, Knueppel, Stempel, Koeppel, Kunkel, Kembel, Krengel

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Kuempel Family Origin

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Kuempel Family Occupations

What did your Kuempel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Book Keeper and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kuempel. The most common Kuempel occupation in the USA was Barber. 17% of Kuempel's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Kuempel family was Carpenter.

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  • Barber

    17%
  • Book Keeper

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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Kuempel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kuempel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuempel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kuempel. 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 Kuempel. For the veterans among your Kuempel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuempel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuempel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kuempel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Kuempel in 1962 was 72, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuempel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kuempel 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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