Sigel Family History

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Sigel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Siegel 1 and 3.

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


Similar surnames: Siegel, Spigel, Sigal, Segel, Sigl, Igel, Shimel, Kimel, Seger, Sidel

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Sigel Family Origin

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Sigel Family Occupations

What did your Sigel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sigel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Sigel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sigel family was Barber. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sigel.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Barber

    3%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Sigel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sigel Life Expectancy

What is the average Sigel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Sigel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sigel in 1954 was 31, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sigel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sigel 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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