Dickel Family History

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Dickel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Benedikt (see Benedict).

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

Similar surnames: Nickel, Wickel, Bickel, Dickey, Dicken, Dickes, Mickel, Fickel

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Dickel Family Origin

Where is the Dickel family from?

Dickel Family Occupations

What did your Dickel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dickel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Dickel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dickel family was Tailor. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dickel.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Tailor


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

Dickel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dickel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dickel 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 887 immigration records available for the last name Dickel. 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 986 military records available for the last name Dickel. For the veterans among your Dickel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dickel Life Expectancy

What is the average Dickel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dickel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dickel in 1962 was 60, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dickel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dickel 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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