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Vogele Name Meaning

German and Swiss German (Vögele): diminutive of Vogel . Compare Fegley .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Vogel, Vogle, Voegele, Voegeli, Vogler, Bogle, Mogel, Vogeler, Vogl

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Where is the Vogele family from?

You can see how Vogele families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vogele family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Vogele families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Vogele family living in Manitoba. This was 100% of all the recorded Vogele's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Vogele families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vogele surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Vogele ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Vogele. 36% of Vogele men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Vogele women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vogele were Butcher and Laborer. .

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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

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Accountant
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Vogele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vogele census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 765 immigration records available for the last name Vogele. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Vogele lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Vogele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Vogele in 1963 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

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