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Nangle Family History

Nangle Name Meaning

Irish (brought to Ireland by Normans from Pembrokeshire): habitational name from a place in Pembrokeshire named with Middle English atten angle ‘at the angle’, i.e. ‘dweller in the nook’.

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

Similar surnames: Angle, Gange, Nagle, Single, Langley, Angles, Agle, Dangler, Pangle

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Where is the Nangle family from?

You can see how Nangle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nangle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Nangle families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 4 Nangle families living in British Columbia. This was about 57% of all the recorded Nangle's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Nangle families in 1911.
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What did your Nangle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nangle. 27% of Nangle men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Nangle women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nangle were Clerk and Bookkeeper.

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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

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Bookkeeper
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Nangle. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nangle. For the veterans among your Nangle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nangle lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Nangle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nangle in 1944 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

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