Dagel Name Meaning

Probably a Bavarian dialect variant of Diegel ‘potter’. Alternatively, it may be a metonymic occupational name for a tiler or a maker of roof tiles, from Low German tegel ‘tile’. Compare Tegeler. From a short form of a Germanic personal name based on tac ‘day’.

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


Similar surnames: Pagel, Kagel, Nagel, Sagel, Bogel, Magel, Angel, Dangel, Hamel, Page

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Dagel Family Origin

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Dagel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Works Rubber Factory

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dagel. A less common occupation for the Dagel family was Works Rubber Factory. The most common Dagel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Dagel's were Farmers.

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Dagel Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Dagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dagel in 1957 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dagel

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