Neals Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dutch and North German Niels or Neels. Perhaps also a variant of Irish Neill, with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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


Similar surnames: Neils, Neall, Nehls, Neels, Neale, Neal, Neas, Keal, Beals, Seals

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Neals Family Origin

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Neals Family Occupations

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  • Law Student

    50%
  • Priest

    50%

In 1881, the most common Neals occupation in Canada was Law Student. 50% of Neals's were Law Students. Law Student and Priest were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Neals.

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Neals Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Neals life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Neals in 1943 was 29, and 35 in 2004.

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