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Peschel Family History

Peschel Name Meaning
German (of Slavic origin): from a pet form (e.g. Czech Pešl) of the Slavic personal name Peš (see Pesch 2), common in Lower Silesia, Upper Lausitz, Saxony.

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

18,676 Historical Documents with Peschel on Ancestry.co.uk
8,364 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,480 Military Records
1,031 Immigration Records
2,220 Census and Voter Lists
5,581 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Peschel Families

  • Number of Peschel families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Peschel last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Peschel census records

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Peschel Family Origin

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Peschel Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Peschel Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Peschel census records

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Military Service by Peschel

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