Pugel Name Meaning

Americanized form of Slovenian Pugelj, a nickname from pugelj, an obsolete Slovenian word meaning ‘wether’, denoting someone with any of the characteristics attributed to a wether, e.g. a person with curly hair, or a fat person, or a roguish child.

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


Similar surnames: Kugel, Angel, Gugel, Kegel, Vogel, Huegel, Ruge, Bubel, Rubel, Puder

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Pugel Family Origin

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Pugel Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pugel occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Pugel's were Carpenters.

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Pugel Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Pugel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Pugel in 1964 was 77, and 90 in 2004.

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