First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Henkel

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From the verb henken

  1. handle

Notable Persons Named Henkel

Henkel was born on December 15th, 1754 in North Carolina. He left this life on November 27th, 1825.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Henkel

Kim Henkel is a screenwriter, film director, and film producer. Kim was born on January 19th, 1946 in Virginia.


Agnes Ayres was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1914 to 1937. Agnes was given the name Agnes Eyre Henkel on April 4th, 1898 in Carbondale, Illinois, U.S. Agnes is also known as Agnes Eyre. She died on December 25th, 1940.


Henner Henkel was a tennis player. Henner was born on October 9th, 1915 in Poznań. He breathed his last breath on January 13th, 1943.


Andrea was born on December 10th, 1977 in Ilmenau.


Hans-Olaf was born on March 14th, 1940 in Hamburg.


Henkel was born on December 15th, 1754 in North Carolina. He left this life on November 27th, 1825.


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Popularity of Henkel as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Henkel U.S.
  White 95.29% 64.26%
  African American 0.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.35% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Henkel

People with the last name Henkel are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Henkel

  • How Popular is the name Henkel? As a last name Henkel was the 6,595th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Henkel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Henkel is Tuesday, September 19th, 1893.
  • How unique is the name Henkel? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Henkel. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Henkel: Your name in reverse order is Lekneh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lnheke. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Henkel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,135 people with the last name Henkel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Henkel? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Henkel as their last name.

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