Geil Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German geil ‘mischievous’, ‘boisterous’, ‘happy’.

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


Similar surnames: Keil, Gehl, Gell, Reil, Feil, Beil, Peil, Gail, Gil, Seil

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Geil Family Origin

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Geil Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Atty At Law

    2%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Geil family was Atty At Law. The most common Geil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Geil's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geil.

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Geil Historical Records

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Geil Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Geil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Geil in 1960 was 47, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geil

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