Segel Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a sail maker, from Middle Low German segel ‘sail’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Segal.

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


Similar surnames: Siegel, Seel, Hegel, Regel, Seger, Saeger, Engel, Kegel, Sigel

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Segel Family Origin

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Segel Family Occupations

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  • Paper Bag Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Segel occupation in the UK was Paper Bag Maker. 100% of Segel's were Paper Bag Makers.

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Segel Historical Records

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Segel Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Segel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Segel in 1957 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Segel

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