Kadel Family History

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Kadel Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Konrad. metonymic occupational name for a chimneysweep, from Middle High German kadel ‘soot’, ‘dust’, a word of Slavic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Kandel, Kabel, Nadel, Adel, Radel, Kamel, Kader, Gabel, Kagel, Bandel

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Kadel Family Origin

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Kadel Family Occupations

What did your Kadel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kadel. The most common Kadel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kadel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kadel family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Baker

  • Blacksmith


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

Kadel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kadel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kadel 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 531 immigration records available for the last name Kadel. 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 Kadel. For the veterans among your Kadel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kadel Life Expectancy

What is the average Kadel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Kadel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kadel in 1958 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kadel 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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