Karel Name Meaning

Dutch, German, Czech, and Slovenian: from the personal name Karel (see Charles).

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


Similar surnames: Kares, Karl, Karen, Kamel, Kadel, Kabel, Karol, Karpel, Kara, Axel

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Karel Family Origin

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Karel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Tailor

    22%
  • Machinist

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Karel family was Machinist. The most common Karel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Karel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karel.

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Karel Historical Records

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Karel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Karel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Karel in 1953 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karel

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