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 1880, the most common Felkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Felkel's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Felkel. A less common occupation for the Felkel family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Felkel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Felkel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Felkel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Felkel 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.

Famous Felkel Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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