Fehnel Family History

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Fehnel Name Meaning

South German: nickname for the standard bearer of a town guild or occupational name for an ensign, from a dialect diminutive of Fahne ‘flag’, ‘banner’ (Middle High German van(e)).

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


Similar surnames: Fenner, Feigel, Fetner, Feasel, Zehner, Feiner, Fechner, Fessel

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Fehnel Family Origin

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Fehnel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Retired Farmer

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Fehnel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Fehnel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fehnel family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fehnel.

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Fehnel Historical Records

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Fehnel Life Expectancy

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