Schubel Family History

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Schubel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German schubel, schübel ‘bunch’, ‘clump’, ‘tuft’; of uncertain application. In Bavaria it seems also to have been a nickname for a plump little fellow, from the same vocabulary word used in a transferred sense.

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


Similar surnames: Schabel, Schiebel, Schudel, Schamel, Schadel, Schwebel, Schnabel

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Schubel Family Origin

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Schubel Family Occupations

What did your Schubel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schubel. 10% of Schubel men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Schubel women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schubel were Lawyer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    10%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Lawyer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Housewife
    9%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schubel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schubel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schubel 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 458 immigration records available for the last name Schubel. 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 Schubel. For the veterans among your Schubel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schubel Life Expectancy

What is the average Schubel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Schubel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schubel in 1964 was 80, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schubel

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