Redel Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name from Yiddish redl ‘little wheel’, ‘tool for perforating matzoth’. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with hrod ‘fame’, ‘victory’ as a first element.North German: occupational name for a cook, from Middle Low German redel ‘cooked food’. Possibly an altered spelling of German Rödel (see Roedel).

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


Similar surnames: Reidel, Reder, Edel, Roedel, Riedel, Regel, Rendel, Nebel, Wendel

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Redel Family Origin

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Redel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Iron Worker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redel. The most common Redel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Redel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Redel family was Iron Worker.

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Redel Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Redel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Redel in 1947 was 30, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redel

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