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Kandel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German kandel, German Kandel ‘pitcher’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of these. German: habitational name from either of two places so named: in the Rhineland-Palatinate and in the Black Forest.

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


Similar surnames: Mandel, Handel, Bandel, Zindel, Kadel, Sandel, Lander, Kunkel, Wendel

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Kandel Family Origin

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Kandel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Car Driver

    17%
  • Housework

    17%

In 1880, the most common Kandel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kandel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kandel family was Housework. Farmer, Barber and Car Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kandel.

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Kandel Life Expectancy

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