Bakal Family History

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Bakal Name Meaning

Jewish (from Moldavia): occupational name from Turkish bakkal ‘grocer’. Jewish (from Belarus): nickname from Belorussian bakalo ‘gaper’.

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


Similar surnames: Sakal, Basa, Baril, Bata, Bakst, Bako, Bazar, Baba, Saal, Barkan

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Bakal Family Origin

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Bakal Family Occupations

What did your Bakal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bakal occupation in the USA was Iron Moulder. 100% of Bakal's were Iron Moulders.

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  • Iron Moulder

    100%

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

Bakal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bakal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bakal 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bakal. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Bakal. For the veterans among your Bakal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bakal Life Expectancy

What is the average Bakal lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bakal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Bakal in 1964 was 73, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bakal 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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