Kuffel Family History

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Kuffel Name Meaning

German (also Küffel): metonymic occupational name for a cooper or for the keeper of a winecellar, from a diminutive of Middle High German kuofe ‘vat’, ‘barrel’.

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


Similar surnames: Koffel, Kunkel, Kuebel, Leffel, Riffel, Kusel, Kupfer, Kuffner

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Kuffel Family Origin

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Kuffel Family Occupations

What did your Kuffel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kuffel. 12% of Kuffel men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Kuffel women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kuffel were Butcher and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Truck Driver
    7%
  • Butcher
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    14%
  • Food Packer
    7%
  • Machine Operator
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%

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

Kuffel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kuffel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kuffel 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 311 immigration records available for the last name Kuffel. 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 573 military records available for the last name Kuffel. For the veterans among your Kuffel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kuffel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kuffel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Kuffel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kuffel in 1952 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kuffel

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