Regel Family History

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Regel Name Meaning

from Middle High German regel ‘(monastic) rule’ (from Latin regula), perhaps a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked in a monastery. from a Germanic personal name composed with rag- ‘advice’, ‘counsel’.

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

Similar surnames: Redel, Hegel, Rogel, Riegel, Regen, Reel, Segel, Rengel, Rebel

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Regel Family Origin

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Regel Family Occupations

What did your Regel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Regel family was Baker. The most common Regel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Regel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Regel.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Engineer

  • Baker


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

Regel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Regel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Regel 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 819 immigration records available for the last name Regel. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Regel. For the veterans among your Regel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Regel Life Expectancy

What is the average Regel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Regel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Regel in 1962 was 30, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Regel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Regel 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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