Dengel Family History

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Dengel Name Meaning

from a pet form of the medieval personal name Anton(ius) (see Anthony) or a Sorbian short form of Daniel. Westphalian nickname for an idler, from Low German dengel ‘sluggish’.

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


Similar surnames: Mengel, Dentel, Engel, Hengel, Wengel, Dangel, Denzel, Rengel, Wendel

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Dengel Family Origin

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Dengel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Bird Store

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dengel. A less common occupation for the Dengel family was Bird Store. The most common Dengel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Dengel's were Farmers.

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Dengel Historical Records

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Dengel Life Expectancy

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