Yackel Family History

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Yackel Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Jackl or Jäckel, from a pet form of the personal name Jach.

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


Similar surnames: Yakel, Jackel, Yockel, Mackel, Yackley, Backe, Jaeckel, Rachel

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Yackel Family Origin

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Yackel Family Occupations

What did your Yackel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Barber and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yackel. The most common Yackel occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Yackel's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Yackel family was Tailor.

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Barber

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Yackel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Yackel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yackel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yackel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Yackel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Yackel. For the veterans among your Yackel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yackel Life Expectancy

What is the average Yackel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Yackel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Yackel in 1949 was 44, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yackel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yackel ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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