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Gangl Family History

Gangl Name Meaning
South German and Austrian: from the short form of the personal name Gangolf or its reversal Wolfgang, from Old High German gang- ‘gait’, ‘walk’ + wolf ‘wolf’.

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

12,220 Historical Documents with Gangl on Ancestry.com
6,392 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
423 Military Records
416 Immigration Records
1,017 Census and Voter Lists
3,972 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gangl Families

  • Number of Gangl families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gangl families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gangl last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gangl census records

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Gangl Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Gangl families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Gangl Immigration Information

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You can find out when most of the Gangl families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Gangl

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Gangl Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gangl ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Gangl

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