Pagel Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Pagel, a Low German form of Paul. North German (Pägel): metonymic occupational name for a calibrator, from Low German pegel ‘water level gauge’, ‘small container’ (see Pegler 3). French: diminutive of Page.

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


Similar surnames: Page, Dagel, Kagel, Nagel, Hegel, Hamel, Gabel, Engel, Axel, Sagel

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Pagel Family Origin

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Pagel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pagel family was Farming. The most common Pagel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Pagel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pagel.

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Pagel Historical Records

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Pagel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Pagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pagel in 1953 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pagel

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