Scopel Family History

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Scopel Name Meaning

Italian: reduced form of the Sicilian family name Scopello, a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, for example in Trapani, from Latin scopellus, from Greek skopelos ‘watch tower’. The Greek word also means ‘reef’ and ‘obstacle’. Skopelos is the name of an island in the Aegean.

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


Similar surnames: Capel, Sobel, Kopel, Soll, Semper, Score, Stoppel, Stowell, Topel

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Scopel Family Origin

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Scopel Family Occupations

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  • Works In Sawmill

    100%

In 1880, the most common Scopel occupation in the USA was Works In Sawmill. 100% of Scopel's were Works In Sawmills.

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Scopel Historical Records

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Scopel Life Expectancy

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