Gagel Family History

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Gagel Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Magdeburg.

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

Similar surnames: Gabel, Hazel, Gager, Sagel, Nagel, Gawel, Pagel, Gagen, Kagel, Dagel

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Gagel Family Origin

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Gagel Family Occupations

What did your Gagel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gagel. 11% of Gagel men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Gagel women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gagel were Carpenter and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Retd
  • Attendant
  • Bookkeeper

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

Gagel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gagel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gagel 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 450 immigration records available for the last name Gagel. 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 Gagel. For the veterans among your Gagel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gagel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gagel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Gagel in 1962 was 70, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gagel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gagel 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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