Coffel Family History

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Coffel Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kofel or Kofahl (see Koffel).

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


Similar surnames: Coffer, Koffel, Coffelt, Confer, Coufal, Cofer, Cofield, Coffield

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Coffel Family Origin

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Coffel Family Occupations

What did your Coffel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Coffel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Coffel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coffel family was Railroad Laborer. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Coffel.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Railroad Laborer

    20%

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

Coffel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coffel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coffel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Coffel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Coffel. For the veterans among your Coffel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coffel Life Expectancy

What is the average Coffel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Coffel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Coffel in 1949 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coffel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coffel 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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