Keidel Family History

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Keidel Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German kil ‘wedge’, applied as a nickname for a ruffian or someone who was misshapen.

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


Similar surnames: Keitel, Reidel, Keil, Seidel, Geidel, Weidel, Keifer, Speidel, Meisel

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Keidel Family Origin

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Keidel Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    9%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%

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In 1880, Grocer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keidel. The most common Keidel occupation in the USA was Grocer. 9% of Keidel's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Keidel family was Farmer.

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Keidel Historical Records

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Keidel Life Expectancy

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