Regal Family History

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Regal Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived by a pool formed by a stream. southern French (Occitan): nickname from the old Béarn dialect term régal ‘royal’. Compare Ray 1. Southern French (Occitan): topographic name for someone who lived near a stream, from a derivative of rega (masculine form rec) ‘stream’, ‘torrent’.

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

Similar surnames: Real, Gal, Rega, Regel, Reel, Reil, Rengel, Reale, Hegel, Regan

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Regal Family Origin

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Regal Family Occupations

What did your Regal ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Regal.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Regal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Regal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Regal census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Regal. 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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Draft Card

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

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Regal Life Expectancy

What is the average Regal lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Regal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Regal in 1955 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

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