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Hempel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Hampel.

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


Similar surnames: Hampel, Kimpel, Henzel, Hempe, Zemel, Stempel, Hambel, Hensel, Semel

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Hempel Family Origin

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Hempel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hempel family was Blacksmith. The most common Hempel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Hempel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hempel.

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Hempel Historical Records

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Hempel Life Expectancy

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