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Rockel Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named near Coesfeld, Westphalia, or Rockeln, East Prussia. (Röckel, Röckl): southern German nickname for a baker who sold rye rolls, Middle High German röckel, a diminutive of rocke ‘rye’.

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

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Rockel Family Origin

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Rockel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Wheelwright

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rockel. A less common occupation for the Rockel family was Wheelwright. The most common Rockel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Rockel's were Farmers.

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Rockel Life Expectancy

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