Kagels Family History

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Kagels Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Kagel, Jagels, Pagels, Karels, Kage, Kabel, Kamel, Kugel, Kegel

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Kagels Family Origin

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Kagels Family Occupations

What did your Kagels ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and House Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kagels. 16% of Kagels men worked as a Proprietor and 25% of Kagels women worked as a House Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kagels were Carpenter and Works In Assembly Line

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
    16%
  • Are Welder
    8%
  • Auchorage Maine
    8%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Servant
    25%
  • Lewer
    25%
  • Teaching
    25%
  • Works In Assembly Line
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kagels Historical Records

What Kagels family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 251 census records available for the last name Kagels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kagels 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 53 immigration records available for the last name Kagels. 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 64 military records available for the last name Kagels. For the veterans among your Kagels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kagels Life Expectancy

What is the average Kagels lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kagels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kagels in 1963 was 78, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kagels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kagels 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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