Eichel Family History

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Eichel Name Meaning

German: topographic name of uncertain origin, possibly related to modern German Eichel ‘acorn’. German: habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of an acorn. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental adoption of 1.

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


Similar surnames: Sichel, Eichen, Eicher, Reichel, Teicher, Kachel, Bickel, Pickel

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Eichel Family Origin

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Eichel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eichel. A less common occupation for the Eichel family was Boot & Shoe Maker. The most common Eichel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Eichel's were Farmers.

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Eichel Historical Records

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Eichel Life Expectancy

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