Fischel Family History

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Fischel Name Meaning

South German: from a diminutive of Fisch. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Fishl (see Fishel).

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

Similar surnames: Fishel, Fischer, Fischl, Fisher, Kuschel, Pischel, Moschel, Fischler

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Fischel Family Origin

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Fischel Family Occupations

What did your Fischel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cigar Maker and Factory Worker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fischel. The most common Fischel occupation in Canada was Cigar Maker. 50% of Fischel's were Cigar Makers.

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  • Cigar Maker

  • Factory Worker


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Fischel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fischel Life Expectancy

What is the average Fischel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fischel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fischel in 1963 was 82, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fischel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fischel 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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