Masel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of a short form of Thomas.

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

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Masel Family Origin

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Masel Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Keeps House

    11%

In 1880, the most common Masel occupation in the USA was Butcher. 11% of Masel's were Butchers. Butcher, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masel. A less common occupation for the Masel family was Keeps House.

Source: Census data for Masel | Data not to scale

Masel Historical Records

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Masel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2003, Masel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Masel in 1963 was 72, and 85 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masel

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