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Where did the German Joel family come from? What is the German Joel family crest and coat of arms? When did the Joel family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Joel family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Joel, Joell, Joele, Joelle, Joels, Joells, Joeles, Joele, Jeol, Joelles, Jeole, Joelz and many more.
First found in Austria, where the name Joel became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Joel research. Another 231 words(16 lines of text) covering the year 1817 is included under the topic Early Joel History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Joel Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Joel Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Joel Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Joel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Joel Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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