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

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Engineer

    13%
  • Baker

    7%

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

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Regel Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Regel

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