Hirschel Family History

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Hirschel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: variant of Herschel.

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


Similar surnames: Hirschey, Herschel, Herscher, Hirschler, Hirsch, Henschel, Hirschfeld

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Hirschel Family Origin

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Hirschel Family Occupations

What did your Hirschel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cigar Dealer, Farmer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirschel. The most common Hirschel occupation in the USA was Cigar Dealer. 25% of Hirschel's were Cigar Dealers. A less common occupation for the Hirschel family was Vegetable Gardner.

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  • Cigar Dealer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Vegetable Gardner

    25%

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

Hirschel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hirschel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirschel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hirschel. 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 Hirschel. For the veterans among your Hirschel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirschel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirschel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Hirschel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hirschel in 1963 was 78, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirschel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirschel 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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