Rickel Family History

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Rickel Name Meaning

habitational name from a place in Haspengau (near Lüttich) named Rickel. from a female Germanic personal name, Riclind. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power(ful)’ + wald- ‘to rule’. altered spelling of Richel.

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


Similar surnames: Ricken, Recker, Rockel, Sickel, Riebel, Pickel, Mickel, Wickel

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Rickel Family Origin

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Rickel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Rickel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Rickel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickel. A less common occupation for the Rickel family was Keeping House.

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Rickel Historical Records

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Rickel Life Expectancy

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