Hammel Family History

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Hammel Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hamill. North German: nickname or metonymic occupational name from Middle Low German hamel ‘wether’, ‘castrated ram’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Hamel.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Hammer, Rammel, Gammel, Hamer, Himmel, Hommel, Hummel, Hampel

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Hammel Family Origin

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Hammel Family Occupations

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

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  • Cooper

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Charwoman

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%

In 1881, the most common Hammel occupation in the UK was Cooper. 13% of Hammel's were Coopers. Cooper, Cabinet Maker and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammel. A less common occupation for the Hammel family was Coal Miner.

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Hammel Historical Records

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Hammel Life Expectancy

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