Yackel Family History

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Yackel Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Jackl or Jäckel, from a pet form of the personal name Jach.

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


Similar surnames: Yakel, Jackel, Yockel, Mackel, Yackley, Backe, Jaeckel, Rachel

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Yackel Family Origin

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Yackel Family Occupations

What did your Yackel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yackel. 6% of Yackel men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Yackel women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yackel were Proprietor and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    6%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Barber
    4%
  • Proprietor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    14%
  • Sorter
    7%
  • Teacher
    7%
  • Assembler
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Yackel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Yackel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yackel 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Yackel. 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 520 military records available for the last name Yackel. For the veterans among your Yackel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yackel Life Expectancy

What is the average Yackel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Yackel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Yackel in 1949 was 44, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yackel

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