Algel Family History

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Algel Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Alger, Angel, Algeo, Algee, Allen, Engel, Alter, Abel, Appel, Alder

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Algel Family Origin

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Algel Family Occupations

What did your Algel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Guard and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Algel. 34% of Algel men worked as a Guard and 50% of Algel women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Algel were Switch Tender and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Guard
    34%
  • Machinist
    34%
  • Switch Tender
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    50%
  • Secretary
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Algel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24 census records available for the last name Algel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Algel 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Algel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 military records available for the last name Algel. For the veterans among your Algel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Algel Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Algel ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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