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Diegel Family History

Diegel Name Meaning
metonymic occupational name for a potter, from Middle High German tegel, tigel ‘pot’ (from Latin tegula ‘tile’).from a pet form of Dick 4.

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

19,473 Historical Documents with Diegel on Ancestry.com
5,789 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
800 Military Records
455 Immigration Records
3,858 Census and Voter Lists
8,571 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Diegel Families

  • Number of Diegel families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Diegel families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Diegel last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Diegel census records

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Diegel Family Origin

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Diegel Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Diegel

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Diegel Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Diegel census records

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Diegel Civil War Service Records

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