Felkel Family History

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Felkel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Volkmar.

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

Similar surnames: Henkel, Merkel, Eckel, Elbel, Feltes, Jekel, Felske, Felten, Meckel

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Felkel Family Origin

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Felkel Family Occupations

What did your Felkel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Felkel. 48% of Felkel men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Felkel women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Felkel were Attendant and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Housework
  • Presser
  • Saleslady

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

Felkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Felkel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Felkel 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 230 immigration records available for the last name Felkel. 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 657 military records available for the last name Felkel. For the veterans among your Felkel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Felkel Life Expectancy

What is the average Felkel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Felkel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Felkel in 1957 was 69, and 88 in 2004.

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