Konkle History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Konkle family

The surname Konkle was first found in Switzerland, where the name came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as many branches of the same house acquired distant estates and branches, some in foreign countries, always elevating their social status by their great contributions to society.

Important Dates for the Konkle family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Konkle research. Another 140 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1670 and 1894 are included under the topic Early Konkle History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Konkle Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Konklin, Conklin, Conkling and others.

Early Notables of the Konkle family (pre 1700)

More information is included under the topic Early Konkle Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Konkle migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Konkle Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Philip Konkle, who arrived in Illinois in 1845
  • Daniel Konkle, who settled in New Orleans in 1848
Konkle Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Albert E. Konkle, aged 21, who arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Colon" from Cristobal [1]
  • Margaret Konkle, aged 22, who arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Colon" from Cristobal [2]
  • Nolan H. Konkle, aged 27, who arrived in New York City, New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Kaiserin Augusta Victoria" from Brest, France [3]

Contemporary Notables of the name Konkle (post 1700)

  • Mrs. Felix R. Konkle, American sponsor of the USS LST-900, an LST-542-class tank landing ship in the United States Navy during World War II
  • Ormond Konkle, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1948, 1952 [4]
  • Jerrett Konkle, Canadian ice hockey player

Citations

  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6Q5-QY6 : 6 December 2014), Albert E. Konkle, 10 Mar 1919; citing departure port Cristobal, arrival port New York, ship name Colon, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6Q5-QYX : 6 December 2014), Margaret Konkle, 10 Mar 1919; citing departure port Cristobal, arrival port New York, ship name Colon, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J64J-547 : 6 December 2014), Nolan H. Konkle, 18 Jul 1919; citing departure port Brest, France, arrival port New York City, New York, New York, ship name Kaiserin Augusta Victoria, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  4. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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