Wigal Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Weigel or Wiegel.

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


Similar surnames: Wygal, Wigle, Wikel, Wiygul, Weigl, Wiman, Wiza, Fogal, Wagar, Wigand

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Wigal Family Origin

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Wigal Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Engineer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Engineer Machinist

    5%

In 1880, the most common Wigal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Wigal's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wigal family was Engineer Machinist. Farmer, Engineer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wigal.

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Wigal Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Wigal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Wigal in 1961 was 72, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wigal

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