Sindel Family History

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Sindel Name Meaning

German: nickname for a useless person, from Middle High German sinder, sindel ‘slag’, ‘cinder’. German: from a pet form of the medieval personal name Sind (see Sindt). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Zindl. Hungarian (Sindely): metonymic occupational name for a roofer, from zsindely ‘shingle’, ‘wooden roof tile’.

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


Similar surnames: Zindel, Spindel, Mindel, Sandel, Sidel, Sinsel, Linde, Handel, Bindel

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Sindel Family Origin

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Sindel Family Occupations

What did your Sindel ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Machinist

    25%

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

Sindel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sindel Life Expectancy

What is the average Sindel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Sindel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sindel in 1949 was 41, and 84 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sindel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sindel 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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