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Richel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of a Germanic personal name (see Reich).

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


Similar surnames: Richey, Reichel, Rishel, Rachel, Richer, Michel, Rickel, Richens

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Richel Family Origin

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Richel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Miner

    7%
  • At Tannery

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Richel. The most common Richel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Richel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Richel family was At Tannery.

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Richel Historical Records

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Richel Life Expectancy

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Famous Richel Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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