Heibel Family History

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Heibel Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of caps and bonnets, from an unrounded diminutive form of Middle High German hube, hoube ‘bonnet’.

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

Similar surnames: Hebel, Heisel, Weibel, Hegel, Geibel, Seibel, Meisel, Nebel, Reibel

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Heibel Family Origin

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Heibel Family Occupations

What did your Heibel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Heibel occupation in Canada was Servant. 67% of Heibel's were Servants. Servant and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heibel.

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  • Servant

  • Labourer


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Heibel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Heibel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heibel 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 356 immigration records available for the last name Heibel. 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 746 military records available for the last name Heibel. For the veterans among your Heibel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heibel Life Expectancy

What is the average Heibel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Heibel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Heibel in 1952 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heibel 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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