Duel Family History

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Duel Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Düll (see Duell).

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

Similar surnames: Duey, Dull, Duhl, Duell, Diel, Due, Deel, Aubel, Dubel, Dusel

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Duel Family Origin

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Duel Family Occupations

What did your Duel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Duel family was Inn Keeper. The most common Duel occupation in Canada was Student. 50% of Duel's were Students. Student and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duel.

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  • Student

  • Carpenter

  • Inn Keeper


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

Duel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Duel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duel 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 278 immigration records available for the last name Duel. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Duel. For the veterans among your Duel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duel Life Expectancy

What is the average Duel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Duel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Duel in 1963 was 59, and 66 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duel 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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