Gaukel Family History

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Gaukel Name Meaning

South German: occupational name, and occasionally a nickname, for a traveling entertainer, from Middle High German gaukeln ‘to perform magic’, ‘do tricks’.

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


Similar surnames: Gockel, Gaebel, Gugel, Gammel, Gabel, Gaumer, Gacke, Baumel, Gauger

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Gaukel Family Origin

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Gaukel Family Occupations

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

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Mason

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gaukel family was Servant. Blacksmith, Farmer and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaukel. The most common Gaukel occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 25% of Gaukel's were Blacksmiths.

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Gaukel Historical Records

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Gaukel Life Expectancy

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