Kunkler Family History

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Kunkler Name Meaning

German (also Künkler): occupational name for a spinner or spinster, i.e. someone who spins wool or flax, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kunkel ‘spindle’, ‘distaff’. Kunkler also denoted a gossipmonger, and in some cases the surname may have arisen from this sense.

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


Similar surnames: Kunzler, Kunkel, Kandler, Kuchler, Kuebler, Keckler, Tinkler, Kuefler

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Kunkler Family Origin

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Kunkler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kunkler. The most common Kunkler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kunkler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kunkler family was Laborer.

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Kunkler Historical Records

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Kunkler Life Expectancy

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