Dagel Family History

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Dagel Name Meaning

Probably a Bavarian dialect variant of Diegel ‘potter’. Alternatively, it may be a metonymic occupational name for a tiler or a maker of roof tiles, from Low German tegel ‘tile’. Compare Tegeler. From a short form of a Germanic personal name based on tac ‘day’.

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

Similar surnames: Pagel, Kagel, Nagel, Sagel, Bogel, Magel, Angel, Dangel, Hamel, Page

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Dagel Family Origin

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Dagel Family Occupations

What did your Dagel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dagel family was Works Rubber Factory. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dagel. The most common Dagel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Dagel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Works Rubber Factory


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Dagel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dagel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dagel 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 125 immigration records available for the last name Dagel. 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 131 military records available for the last name Dagel. For the veterans among your Dagel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dagel Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dagel in 1957 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

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