Arel Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Scottish Arrol, a habitational name from a place called Arrol, later Errol, in Tayside, Scotland. The variant Arrell is found in Scotland.

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


Similar surnames: Apel, Ares, Ard, Hamel, Rew, Harel, Ariel, Orel, Axel, Tavel

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Arel Family Origin

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Arel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Grocer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

In 1880, the most common Arel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Arel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Arel family was Teamster. Farmer, Grocer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Arel.

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Arel Historical Records

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Arel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Arel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Arel in 1945 was 33, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arel

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