Magel Name Meaning

Dutch: from a female personal name derived from the Germanic female personal name Machthild, composed of the elements macht ‘strength’, ‘might’ + hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Dagel, Mangel, Mager, Engel, Pagel, Sagel, Magley, Havel, Nagel, Axel

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Magel Family Origin

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Magel Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Magel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Magel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Magel family was Baker. Farmer, Agriculture and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magel.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Agriculture

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Baker

    4%

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Magel Historical Records

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Magel Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Magel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Magel in 1952 was 54, and 94 in 2004.

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