Flagel Family History

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Flagel Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a flute or whistle player, from Old French flegeole, Latin flageolum ‘flute’. German (Flägel): variant of Flegel.

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

Similar surnames: Flegel, Fiegel, Kagel, Lage, Clavel, Dagel, Pagel, Fluegel, Nagel

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Flagel Family Origin

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Flagel Family Occupations

What did your Flagel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flagel family was Preacher. Laborer, Clk N. O. House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flagel. The most common Flagel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Flagel's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Clk N. O. House

  • Farmer

  • Preacher


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Flagel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Flagel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Flagel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flagel 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 211 immigration records available for the last name Flagel. 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 195 military records available for the last name Flagel. For the veterans among your Flagel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flagel Life Expectancy

What is the average Flagel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Flagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Flagel in 1963 was 84, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flagel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flagel ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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