Jackels Family History

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Jackels Name Meaning

German and French (Alsace): patronymic form of Jackel.

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

Similar surnames: Jackel, Rickels, Jagels, Packett, Jaeckel, Yackel, Buckels, Jacks

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Jackels Family Origin

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Jackels Family Occupations

What did your Jackels ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jackels. 24% of Jackels men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Jackels women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jackels were Laborer and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Labor
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
  • Servant
  • Cashier
  • Cook

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

Jackels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jackels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jackels 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 67 immigration records available for the last name Jackels. 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 180 military records available for the last name Jackels. For the veterans among your Jackels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jackels Life Expectancy

What is the average Jackels lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jackels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Jackels in 1963 was 56, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jackels ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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