Legel Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of French Legault.

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


Similar surnames: Leben, Leger, Lege, Legree, Lengel, Level, Hegel, Logel, Legro

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Legel Family Origin

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Legel Family Occupations

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  • Brewer

    17%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Legel family was Farmer. The most common Legel occupation in the USA was Brewer. 17% of Legel's were Brewers. Brewer, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Legel.

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Legel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Legel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Legel in 1962 was 42, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Legel

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