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Where is the Bechel family from?
You can see how Bechel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bechel family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bechel families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Bechel families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 75% of all the recorded Bechel's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Bechel families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bechel surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bechel. 46% of Bechel men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Bechel women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bechel were Farm Laborer and Operator. .