Rangel Family History

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Rangel Name Meaning

Spanish: probably a variant of Rengel. This name is also found in Portugal.

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


Similar surnames: Rengel, Ranger, Range, Angel, Daniel, Dagel, Cancel, Dangel, Ringel

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Rangel Family Origin

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Rangel Family Occupations

What did your Rangel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rangel family was Laundress. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rangel. The most common Rangel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 36% of Rangel's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    36%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Laundress

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Rangel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rangel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rangel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rangel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rangel. For the veterans among your Rangel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rangel Life Expectancy

What is the average Rangel lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rangel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Rangel in 1944 was 21, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rangel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rangel 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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