Biebel Family History

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Biebel Name Meaning

topographic name from an old word bibl denoting water of some kind, or a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, for example Biebelried in Bavaria or Biblis in Hesse. from a pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with the elements bitan ‘to endure’ or bittan ‘to ask for’, ‘to wish’.

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

Similar surnames: Niebel, Kiesel, Siegel, Riebel, Nebel, Bieber, Boegel, Liebel, Goebel

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Biebel Family Origin

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Biebel Family Occupations

What did your Biebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biebel. The most common Biebel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Biebel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Biebel family was Comm'Sy. Serg'T. Usa.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Coal Miner

  • Comm'Sy. Serg'T. Usa


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

Biebel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Biebel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biebel 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 518 immigration records available for the last name Biebel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 993 military records available for the last name Biebel. For the veterans among your Biebel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biebel Life Expectancy

What is the average Biebel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Biebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Biebel in 1946 was 68, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Biebel 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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