Yakel Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Jackl or Jäckel, from a pet form of the personal name Jach. Jewish: from a pet form of Jacob.

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

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Yakel Family Origin

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Yakel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Yakel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Yakel's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yakel. A less common occupation for the Yakel family was Farming.

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Yakel Historical Records

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Yakel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Yakel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Yakel in 1960 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yakel

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