Gangl Family History

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Gangl Name Meaning

South German and Austrian: from the short form of the personal name Gangolf or its reversal Wolfgang, from Old High German gang- ‘gait’, ‘walk’ + wolf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Gange, Ganje, Gann, Gabel, Gal, Hang, Mancl, Dang, Zang, Angel

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Gangl Family Origin

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Gangl Family Occupations

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Gangl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gangl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gangl 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gangl. 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 Gangl. For the veterans among your Gangl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gangl Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Gangl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gangl in 1959 was 59, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gangl 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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