Dankel Family History

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Dankel Name Meaning

German: from an old personal name formed with the stem dank, cognate with modern German denken ‘to think’ and Gedanke ‘thought’. It may be a short form of the personal name Thanculf. Compare Dang.

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


Similar surnames: Danke, Daniel, Bandel, Dangel, Dagel, Wankel, Angel, Dinkel, Handel

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Dankel Family Origin

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Dankel Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dankel. A less common occupation for the Dankel family was Carpenter. The most common Dankel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Dankel's were Laborers.

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Dankel Historical Records

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Dankel Life Expectancy

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