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Higel Family History

Higel Name Meaning

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

5,546 Historical Documents with Higel on Ancestry.com
2,788 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
156 Military Records
226 Immigration Records
1,024 Census and Voter Lists
1,352 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Higel Families

  • Number of Higel families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Higel families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Higel last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Higel census records

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Higel Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Higel families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Higel Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Higel families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Higel

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Higel Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Higel census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Higel ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Higel Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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