Diebel Family History

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Diebel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Diebold.

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

Similar surnames: Dietel, Diegel, Diesel, Biebel, Liebel, Ebel, Dietzel, Uebel, Siegel

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Diebel Family Origin

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Diebel Family Occupations

What did your Diebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Diebel occupation in Canada was Farmer. 55% of Diebel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Diebel family was Merchant. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diebel.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Hotel Keeper

  • Merchant


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

Diebel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Diebel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diebel 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 841 immigration records available for the last name Diebel. 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 927 military records available for the last name Diebel. For the veterans among your Diebel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diebel Life Expectancy

What is the average Diebel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Diebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Diebel in 1945 was 51, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diebel 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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