Hebel Family History

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Hebel Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a baker, from Middle High German hebel ‘yeast’. French: nickname from the dialect word ébeul ‘colt’, ‘foal’ (Old Breton ebol).

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

Similar surnames: Heibel, Hegel, Heber, Nebel, Huebel, Uebel, Rebel, Rubel, Hobel

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Hebel Family Origin

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Hebel Family Occupations

What did your Hebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hebel occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Hebel's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer


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

Hebel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hebel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hebel 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hebel. 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 Hebel. For the veterans among your Hebel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hebel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hebel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hebel in 1959 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hebel 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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