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Daigle Name Meaning

French version of the German surname Degler ‘potter’, reinterpreted by folk etymology as D’Aigle ‘of the eagle’. Altered spelling of South German Daigl, a metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German teic ‘dough’ + the diminutive suffix -el.

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

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Daigle Family Origin

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Daigle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Daigle. The most common Daigle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Daigle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Daigle family was Carpenter.

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Daigle Historical Records

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Daigle Life Expectancy

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