When Daniel Flegel was born on 6 May 1856, in Molodia, Bukowina, Austria, his father, George Flegel, was 27 and his mother, Rosalia Hornung, was 20. He married Julianna Brodner on 15 February 1881. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Assiniboia East, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1906 and Saltcoats, Saltcoats No. 213, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911. He died on 14 December 1913, in Grayson, Grayson No. 184, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 57, and was buried in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Some characteristic forenames: German Gerhard, Kurt, Wilhelm.
German: metonymic occupational name for a farmhand, originally a thresher, from Middle High German vlegel ‘flail’.