Geil Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German geil ‘mischievous’, ‘boisterous’, ‘happy’.

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


Similar surnames: Keil, Gehl, Gell, Reil, Feil, Beil, Peil, Gail, Gil, Seil

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Geil Family Origin

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Geil Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • Seamstess

    17%

In 1881, the most common Geil occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Geil's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Geil family was Seamstess. Farmer, Baker and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geil.

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Geil Historical Records

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Geil Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Geil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Geil in 1960 was 47, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geil

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