Jackels Family History

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Jackels Name Meaning

German and French (Alsace): patronymic form of Jackel.

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

Similar surnames: Jackel, Rickels, Jagels, Packett, Jaeckel, Yackel, Buckels, Jacks

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Jackels Family Origin

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Jackels Family Occupations

What did your Jackels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jackels family was Farmer. Keeps House, Cigar Maker and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jackels. The most common Jackels occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 33% of Jackels's were Keeps Houses.

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  • Keeps House

  • Cigar Maker

  • Farm

  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jackels ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Jackels Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jackels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jackels 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 67 immigration records available for the last name Jackels. 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 180 military records available for the last name Jackels. For the veterans among your Jackels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jackels Life Expectancy

What is the average Jackels lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jackels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Jackels in 1963 was 56, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jackels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jackels ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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