Mekeel Family History

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Mekeel Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly a much altered form of Irish McHale.

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

Similar surnames: Mckeel, Measel, Mckell, Mengel, Keel, Mcbee, Hefel, Nebel, Menefee

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Mekeel Family Origin

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Mekeel Family Occupations

What did your Mekeel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Contractor and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mekeel. The most common Mekeel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mekeel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mekeel family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Contractor

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Mekeel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mekeel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mekeel 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 195 immigration records available for the last name Mekeel. 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 345 military records available for the last name Mekeel. For the veterans among your Mekeel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mekeel Life Expectancy

What is the average Mekeel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mekeel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Mekeel in 1945 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mekeel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mekeel 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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