Brandel Family History

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Brandel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Brand 1. Altered spelling of South German Brändle (see Brandle). Swedish: from the Germanic personal name Brand (see Brand 1) + -ell, a common suffix of Swedish surnames, taken from the Latin adjectival ending -elius. Swedish: habitational name for someone from a place named with brand ‘fire’.

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


Similar surnames: Branden, Brander, Bandel, Brand, Randel, Brendel, Sandel, Brandl

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Brandel Family Origin

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Brandel Family Occupations

What did your Brandel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Attach and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brandel. 50% of Brandel men worked as an Attach and 67% of Brandel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brandel were Civil Servant Post Office and Hotel Staff Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Attach
    50%
  • Civil Servant Post Office
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Hotel Staff Maid
    34%

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

Brandel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Brandel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brandel 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 Brandel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brandel. For the veterans among your Brandel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brandel Life Expectancy

What is the average Brandel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brandel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Brandel in 1962 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brandel

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