Zemel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Semmel.

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


Similar surnames: Semel, Hempel, Kimel, Hamel, Segel, Redel, Nebel, Remes, Zimet, Perel

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Zemel Family Origin

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Zemel Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    100%

In 1880, the most common Zemel occupation in the USA was Merchant. 100% of Zemel's were Merchants.

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Zemel Historical Records

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Zemel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Zemel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Zemel in 1962 was 79, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zemel

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