Reimel Family History

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Reimel Name Meaning

German: variant of German Reimelt, a shortened form of the Germanic personal name Reimbold, composed of the elements ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Reibel, Remmel, Reimer, Reil, Reidel, Rimel, Redmer, Leidel, Weinel

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Reimel Family Origin

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Reimel Family Occupations

What did your Reimel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reimel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Reimel's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reimel. A less common occupation for the Reimel family was Dealer In Shoe Findings.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Dealer In Shoe Findings

    6%

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

Reimel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reimel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reimel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reimel. 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 Reimel. For the veterans among your Reimel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reimel Life Expectancy

What is the average Reimel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Reimel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Reimel in 1958 was 45, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reimel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reimel 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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