Engels Family History

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Engels Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from Engel 1.

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


Similar surnames: Engel, Engell, Neels, Eggers, Engelson, Jagels, Eckels, Jungels

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Engels Family Origin

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Engels Family Occupations

What did your Engels ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Engels. 45% of Engels men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Engels women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Engels were Labourer and Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    45%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Ivalid
    12%
  • Labourer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
    50%
  • Retired
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Engels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Engels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engels census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Engels. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Engels. For the veterans among your Engels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engels Life Expectancy

What is the average Engels lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Engels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Engels in 1948 was 67, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engels ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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