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Buckel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Burkhart. German: descriptive nickname for a person with a hunchback. Possibly a German metonymic occupational name for a metalworker, from Middle High German buckel ‘(embossed) buckle on a shield’. English: variant spelling of Buckle.

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


Similar surnames: Bickel, Beckel, Buckey, Burkel, Gockel, Buckels, Rucker, Buckle

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Buckel Family Origin

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Buckel Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Servant

    33%

In 1881, the most common Buckel occupation in Canada was Butcher. 33% of Buckel's were Butchers. Butcher and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Buckel. A less common occupation for the Buckel family was Servant.

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