Imel Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Immel, from a pet form of the personal name Immo, which is in part derived from a short form of a personal name formed with Irmin (see Irmen).

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


Similar surnames: Imes, Immel, Eitel, Emel, Axel, Giel, Hamel, Keel, Ibe, Merl

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Imel Family Origin

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Imel Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Imel family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Imel. The most common Imel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 68% of Imel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    68%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

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Imel Historical Records

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Imel Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Imel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Imel in 1957 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

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