Diebold Family History

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Diebold Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements theud ‘people’, ‘race’ + bald, bold ‘bold’, ‘brave’ (see Theobald).

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

Similar surnames: Liebold, Wiebold, Haubold, Reinbold, Harbold, Herbold, Trabold

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Diebold Family Origin

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Diebold Family Occupations

What did your Diebold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Diebold family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Diebold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Diebold's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diebold.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Diebold Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Diebold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diebold 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Diebold. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Diebold. For the veterans among your Diebold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diebold Life Expectancy

What is the average Diebold lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Diebold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Diebold in 1957 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diebold 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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