Yockel Family History

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Yockel Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jockel, a Bavarian pet form of Jakob.

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

Similar surnames: Yockey, Yokel, Yackel, Nickel, Bickel, Joeckel, Yakel, Yock, Fickel

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Yockel Family Origin

Where is the Yockel family from?

Yockel Family Occupations

What did your Yockel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Butcher and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yockel. A less common occupation for the Yockel family was Grocer. The most common Yockel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Yockel's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Farming

  • Grocer


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

Yockel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yockel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yockel 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 115 immigration records available for the last name Yockel. 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 304 military records available for the last name Yockel. For the veterans among your Yockel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yockel Life Expectancy

What is the average Yockel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Yockel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Yockel in 1963 was 72, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yockel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yockel 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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