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Becnel Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of Dutch Becknel, which Debrabandere suggests could either be from Middle Dutch beckenell ‘helmet’, ‘skull’ or from French Becquerel ‘prattler’, ‘babbler’, the name of several watermills.

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

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Becnel Family Origin

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Becnel Family Occupations

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  • Custom House Employee

    33%
  • Farming

    33%
  • Furnished Rooms

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Becnel family was Furnished Rooms. The most common Becnel occupation in the USA was Custom House Employee. 33% of Becnel's were Custom House Employees. Custom House Employee and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Becnel.

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Becnel Life Expectancy

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