Angle Family History

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Angle Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): topographic name from Middle English and Old French angle ‘angle’, ‘corner’ (Latin angulus). As an Irish surname, it can also be habitational, from a place in Pembrokeshire, South Wales, named with this word. Americanized spelling of German Angel or Engel.

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

Similar surnames: Nangle, Ingle, Angles, Agle, Antle, Engle, Pangle, Single, Bangle

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Angle Family Origin

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Angle Family Occupations

What did your Angle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Farry Man and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Angle. A less common occupation for the Angle family was Baker. The most common Angle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Angle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farry Man

  • Going To School

  • Baker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Angle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Angle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Angle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Angle 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Angle. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Angle. For the veterans among your Angle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Angle Life Expectancy

What is the average Angle lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Angle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Angle in 1941 was 40, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Angle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Angle 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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