Ansel Name Meaning

French: from a short form of the Germanic personal name Anselme (see Anselm). English: variant spelling of Ansell.

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


Similar surnames: Ancel, Anselm, Hansel, Ansell, Angel, Amsel, Mansel, Daniel, Engel

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Ansel Family Origin

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Ansel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ansel family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ansel. The most common Ansel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Ansel's were Farmers.

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Ansel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Ansel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ansel in 1957 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ansel

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