Emel Name Meaning

German: from a short form of any of various Germanic personal names beginning with the element amal ‘strength’, ‘vigor’.

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


Similar surnames: Edel, Imel, Engel, Demel, Ebel, Meo, Nebel, Axel, Omer, Eckel

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Emel Family Origin

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Emel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Gentleman

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Lather

    14%

In 1880, the most common Emel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Emel's were Farmers. Farmer, Gentleman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emel. A less common occupation for the Emel family was Lather.

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Emel Historical Records

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Emel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Emel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Emel in 1960 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emel

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