Yeakel Family History

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Yeakel Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäckle or Jäckel (see Yeagley).

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


Similar surnames: Yakel, Yeakey, Yeakle, Yeakley, Yackel, Feasel, Yerkes, Yerkey

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Yeakel Family Origin

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Yeakel Family Occupations

What did your Yeakel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yeakel. 11% of Yeakel men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Yeakel women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yeakel were Carpenter and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Manager
    3%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    8%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Stenographer
    6%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%

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

Yeakel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Yeakel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yeakel 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 220 immigration records available for the last name Yeakel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Yeakel. For the veterans among your Yeakel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yeakel Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeakel lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Yeakel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Yeakel in 1953 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yeakel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yeakel 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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