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Beckel Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Bechel or of Böckel, a nickname from a diminutive of Middle High German boc ‘buck’, ‘ram’.

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

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Beckel Family Origin

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Beckel Family Occupations

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  • Signalman (Met)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Beckel occupation in the UK was Signalman (Met). 100% of Beckel's were Signalman (Met)s.

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Beckel Life Expectancy

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