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Mangold Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. Reaney gives it as a variant of Mangnall, which he derives from Old French mangonelle, a war engine for throwing stones. It may alternatively be identical in origin with the German name in 2 below, but there is no evidence of its introduction to Britain as a personal name by the Normans, which is normally the case for English surnames derived from Continental Germanic personal names. German and French: from a Germanic personal name Managwald, composed of the elements manag ‘much’ + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Harold, Ingold, Ringold, Mangel, Menold, Langolf, Manfred, Magel

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Mangold Family Origin

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Mangold Family Occupations

What did your Mangold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mangold. The most common Mangold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Mangold's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mangold family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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Mangold Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mangold Life Expectancy

What is the average Mangold lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Mangold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Mangold in 1941 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

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