Fiel Family History

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Fiel Name Meaning

Portuguese and Spanish: from a byname derived from fiel ‘faithful’, ‘true’.

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


Similar surnames: Fidel, Fila, Fife, Lies, Finer, Piel, Riel, Giel, Field, Fiegl

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Fiel Family Origin

Where is the Fiel family from?

Fiel Family Occupations

What did your Fiel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fiel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Fiel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fiel. A less common occupation for the Fiel family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • At Home

    8%
  • Baker

    8%

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

Fiel Historical Records

What Fiel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fiel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fiel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Fiel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Fiel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Fiel. For the veterans among your Fiel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fiel Life Expectancy

What is the average Fiel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Fiel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fiel in 1958 was 51, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fiel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fiel 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.

Famous Fiel Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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