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Deeble Family History

Deeble Name Meaning

English: nickname for a sickly person, from French debile ‘frail’, ‘weak’ (from Latin debilis). Americanized spelling of German Diebel.

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


Similar surnames: Keeble, Teeple, Double, Dewbre, Eble, Delle, Keebler, Doble, Deese

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Where is the Deeble family from?

You can see how Deeble families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Deeble family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Deeble families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1880 there were 24 Deeble families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 21% of all the recorded Deeble's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Deeble families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Deeble surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Deeble ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Deeble. 34% of Deeble men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Deeble women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deeble were Musician and Waitress. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Salesman
    25%
  • Fireman
    9%
  • Musician
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Waitress
    50%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Deeble. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deeble census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 956 immigration records available for the last name Deeble. 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 Cards

There are 756 military records available for the last name Deeble. For the veterans among your Deeble ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Deeble lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Deeble life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Deeble in 1947 was 55, and 51 in 2004.

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