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Meinel Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of Mein 1 or Meine + the diminutive ending -el.

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


Similar surnames: Meindl, Meinen, Weinel, Heinzel, Heibel, Meisel, Meine, Metzel

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Meinel Family Origin

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Meinel Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    22%
  • Basket Maker

    11%
  • Cutter

    11%
  • Keeping Grocery Store

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Meinel occupation in the USA was Butcher. 22% of Meinel's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Meinel family was Keeping Grocery Store. Butcher, Basket Maker and Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meinel.

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Meinel Historical Records

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Meinel Life Expectancy

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Famous Meinel Family

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