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Beckel Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Bechel or of Böckel, a nickname from a diminutive of Middle High German boc ‘buck’, ‘ram’.

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


Similar surnames: Buckel, Seckel, Breckel, Bickel, Beckey, Gockel, Blecker, Beutel

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Beckel Family Origin

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Beckel Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    33%
  • Farm Labourer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Beckel family was Farmer. Clerk and Farm Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Beckel. The most common Beckel occupation in Canada was Clerk. 33% of Beckel's were Clerks.

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Beckel Historical Records

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Beckel Life Expectancy

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