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Gimpel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Gumprecht (see Gombert). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Gimpl, a derivative of German Gumprecht.

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


Similar surnames: Gimbel, Zimmel, Zimpel, Rempel, Hampel, Imel, Kimpel, Giesel, Himmel

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Gimpel Family Origin

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Gimpel Family Occupations

What did your Gimpel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gimpel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Gimpel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gimpel family was Clerk For Gimpy Mfg. Farmer, Keeping House and Boarding House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gimpel.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Boarding House Keeper

    5%
  • Clerk For Gimpy Mfg

    5%

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Gimpel Historical Records

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

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Gimpel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gimpel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, Gimpel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gimpel in 1962 was 79, and 86 in 2004.

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United States

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