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Perkel Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine): metonymic occupational name for a draper, from Yiddish perkel ‘calico’, ‘muslin’.

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


Similar surnames: Perkes, Perel, Pickel, Berke, Ermel, Kerker, Jekel, Turkel, Berkel

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Perkel Family Origin

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Perkel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Prof. Of Music

    33%

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In 1880, farmer and Prof. Of Music were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Perkel. The most common Perkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Perkel's were Farmers.

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Perkel Life Expectancy

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