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Gingell Name Meaning

English (common in Bristol): variant of Gingold, of which the origin is unexplained. Respelling of German Gingel, a common Bavarian surname, derived from a short form of the Germanic personal name Gangulf, composed of the elements gangan ‘to walk or go’ + (w)ulf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Gunnell, Windell, Engel, Gell, Lindell, Gorrell, Grindell, Kindell

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Gingell Family Origin

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Gingell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Miller

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gingell. A less common occupation for the Gingell family was Miller. The most common Gingell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gingell's were Farmers.

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Gingell Historical Records

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Gingell Life Expectancy

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