Bogel Family History

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Bogel Name Meaning

from a pet form of Bogo, itself a short form of the personal name Bogenhart. from Middle Low German bog(h)el ‘stirrup’, ‘bow’, ‘yoke ring’, hence possibly a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of such items.

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

Similar surnames: Boegel, Kogel, Boger, Bogen, Vogel, Rogel, Borel, Hegel, Boden, Engel

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Bogel Family Origin

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Bogel Family Occupations

What did your Bogel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogel. The most common Bogel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Bogel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bogel family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Cabinet Maker


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Bogel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bogel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bogel 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 714 immigration records available for the last name Bogel. 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 Bogel. For the veterans among your Bogel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bogel Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogel lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bogel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bogel in 1953 was 49, and 70 in 2004.

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