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Ziegel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a tiler or tile maker, from Middle High German ziegel, German Ziegel ‘roof tile’ (see Ziegler).

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


Similar surnames: Siegel, Zieger, Riegel, Diegel, Fiegel, Biegel, Ringel, Liegel

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Ziegel Family Origin

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Ziegel Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Plasterer

    14%
  • Porter

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ziegel family was Porter. Laborer, Keeping House and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ziegel. The most common Ziegel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Ziegel's were Laborers.

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Ziegel Life Expectancy

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