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Jungels Name Meaning

German (also Jüngels): common name in the Rhineland, a patronymic form of Jüngel, a pet form, according to Brechenmacher, of a Germanic personal name Junk, Jungo ‘young’, found as an element of place names and recorded sporadically up to the 15th century.

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


Similar surnames: Jurgens, Junger, Mengel, Rengel, Engel, Jagels, Juedes, Kunes, Juers

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Where is the Jungels family from?

You can see how Jungels families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jungels family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Jungels families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Jungels families living in Kansas. This was about 54% of all the recorded Jungels's in the USA. Kansas had the highest population of Jungels families in 1880.
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What did your Jungels ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jungels. 27% of Jungels men worked as a Truck Driver and 60% of Jungels women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jungels were Clerk and Seamstress.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Truck Driver
    27%
  • Salesman
    27%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Clerk
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    60%
  • Seamstress
    40%
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Census Records

There are 967 census records available for the last name Jungels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jungels census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 111 immigration records available for the last name Jungels. 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 Cards

There are 197 military records available for the last name Jungels. For the veterans among your Jungels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Jungels lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Jungels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jungels in 1952 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

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