Buckel Family History

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Buckel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Burkhart. German: descriptive nickname for a person with a hunchback. Possibly a German metonymic occupational name for a metalworker, from Middle High German buckel ‘(embossed) buckle on a shield’. English: variant spelling of Buckle.

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


Similar surnames: Bickel, Beckel, Buckey, Burkel, Gockel, Buckels, Rucker, Buckle

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Buckel Family Origin

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Buckel Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Agent For Bead Work

    4%
  • Bailiff Farm

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Agent For Bead Work were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buckel. A less common occupation for the Buckel family was Bailiff Farm. The most common Buckel occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Buckel's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Buckel Historical Records

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