Medel Name Meaning

from the personal name Medel, possibly a derivative of the Latin name Emetherius. habitational name from San Medel, a town in Salamanca province.

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


Similar surnames: Model, Redel, Edel, Reder, Wedel, Mele, Mewes, Mendel, Bedel, Medal

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Medel Family Origin

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Medel Family Occupations

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  • Bar Keeper

    25%
  • Keeping Hous

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Washer Woman

    25%

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In 1880, Bar Keeper, Keeping Hous and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Medel. A less common occupation for the Medel family was Washer Woman. The most common Medel occupation in the USA was Bar Keeper. 25% of Medel's were Bar Keepers.

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Medel Historical Records

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Medel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Medel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Medel in 1945 was 36, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Medel

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