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Gammel Name Meaning

German: nickname for a jovial man, from Middle High German gamd ‘gaiety’, ‘merriment’, or from a Germanic personal name based on Old High German element with the same meaning (see Gamm). French: variant spelling of Gamel.

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


Similar surnames: Rammel, Gambel, Hammel, Gemmel, Hamel, Hammer, Mammen, Game, Hummel

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Gammel Family Origin

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Gammel Family Occupations

What did your Gammel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Factory, Factory Hand and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gammel. The most common Gammel occupation in Canada was Factory. 14% of Gammel's were Factorys. A less common occupation for the Gammel family was Grocer.

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  • Factory

    14%
  • Factory Hand

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%

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

Gammel Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gammel ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gammel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gammel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Gammel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gammel in 1952 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

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