Jaeckel Family History

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Jaeckel Name Meaning

German (Jäckel): from a pet form of the personal name Jakob.

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


Similar surnames: Jackel, Joeckel, Yackel, Jakel, Mackel, Jaecks, Eckel, Jaekel, Meckel

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Jaeckel Family Origin

Where is the Jaeckel family from?

Jaeckel Family Occupations

What did your Jaeckel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jaeckel family was Cloth Cutter. Shoe Maker, Bookkeeper and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jaeckel. The most common Jaeckel occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 14% of Jaeckel's were Shoe Makers.

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  • Shoe Maker

    14%
  • Bookkeeper

    7%
  • Carpet Weaver

    7%
  • Cloth Cutter

    7%

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

Jaeckel Historical Records

What Jaeckel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Jaeckel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jaeckel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Jaeckel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Jaeckel. For the veterans among your Jaeckel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jaeckel Life Expectancy

What is the average Jaeckel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Jaeckel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Jaeckel in 1958 was 59, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaeckel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jaeckel 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.

Famous Jaeckel Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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