Sinsel Family History

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Sinsel Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of German Sinzel, from the Germanic personal name Sinzilo, a pet form from a short form of a compound name formed with the first element sin, related to words meaning either ‘old’ or ‘judgment’, ‘opinion’.

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

Similar surnames: Sensel, Sindel, Siegel, Missel, Finzel, Kissel, Diesel, Kinsel

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Sinsel Family Origin

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Sinsel Family Occupations

What did your Sinsel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sinsel. 29% of Sinsel men worked as a Farmer and 41% of Sinsel women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sinsel were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Farm Laborer
  • Teacher

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

Sinsel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sinsel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sinsel 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 128 immigration records available for the last name Sinsel. 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 423 military records available for the last name Sinsel. For the veterans among your Sinsel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sinsel Life Expectancy

What is the average Sinsel lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2003, in the United States, Sinsel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Sinsel in 1949 was 38, and 66 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sinsel

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