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Marchel Name Meaning

Anglicized spelling of Polish Marczel, a derivative of the personal name Marek. Variant of French Marchal.

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


Similar surnames: Marcel, Marschel, Michel, Rajchel, Marcell, Marcey, Maciel, Marchal

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Marchel Family Origin

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Marchel Family Occupations

What did your Marchel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Marchel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Marchel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Marchel family was Day Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marchel.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Day Laborer

    4%

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

Marchel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Marchel Life Expectancy

What is the average Marchel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Marchel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Marchel in 1964 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marchel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marchel 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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