Gugel Family History

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Gugel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German gugel ‘cowl’, ‘hood (of a coat or jacket)’ (Latin cuculla), a metonymic occupational name for a maker of hoods or alternatively a nickname for someone who habitually wore one. In some cases the surname may have arisen from topographic names containing this element.

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

Similar surnames: Kugel, Gabel, Gogel, Orgel, Rubel, Angel, Hegel, Engel, Dagel, Godel

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Gugel Family Origin

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Gugel Family Occupations

What did your Gugel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gugel. 26% of Gugel men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Gugel women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gugel were Teacher and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Laborer
  • Teacher

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housework
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gugel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gugel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gugel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 669 immigration records available for the last name Gugel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Gugel. For the veterans among your Gugel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gugel Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Gugel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Gugel in 1959 was 51, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gugel

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