Hambel Family History

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Hambel Name Meaning

German: possibly a variant of Hampel.

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

Similar surnames: Hampel, Habel, Hammel, Gambel, Hamel, Hempel, Hamer, Amber, Harpel

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Hambel Family Origin

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Hambel Family Occupations

What did your Hambel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Confectioner and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hambel. The most common Hambel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hambel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hambel family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

  • Confectioner

  • Farming

  • Keeps House


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

Hambel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hambel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hambel 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 135 immigration records available for the last name Hambel. 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 335 military records available for the last name Hambel. For the veterans among your Hambel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hambel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hambel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hambel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hambel in 1963 was 68, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hambel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hambel 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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