Hymel Family History

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Hymel Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered form of German and Dutch Hummel, under French influence. This name is found mainly in LA.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Homer, Imel, Gamel, Hegel, Hamiel, Immel, Hynek, Hebel, Havel

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Hymel Family Origin

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Hymel Family Occupations

What did your Hymel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hymel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Hymel's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hymel. A less common occupation for the Hymel family was Keeps House.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeps House

    7%

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

Hymel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hymel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hymel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hymel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hymel in 1946 was 43, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hymel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hymel 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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