Fabel Family History

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Fabel Name Meaning

South German: from the personal name, a pet form of Fabian.

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

Similar surnames: Faubel, Abel, Babel, Habel, Fasel, Faber, Zabel, Gabel, Fazel, Abele

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Fabel Family Origin

Where is the Fabel family from?

Fabel Family Occupations

What did your Fabel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fabel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Fabel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fabel. A less common occupation for the Fabel family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Baker


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

Fabel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fabel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fabel 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 768 immigration records available for the last name Fabel. 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 963 military records available for the last name Fabel. For the veterans among your Fabel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fabel Life Expectancy

What is the average Fabel lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Fabel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Fabel in 1950 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fabel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fabel 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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