Kibel Family History

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Kibel Name Meaning

German: unrounded form of Kübel, a metonymic occupational name for a cooper, from Middle High German kübel ‘vat’, ‘tub’.

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

Similar surnames: Kiel, Kabel, Kobel, Heibel, Gabel, Gibel, Kober, Nebel, Eiben, Igel

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Kibel Family Origin

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Kibel Family Occupations

What did your Kibel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carriage Painter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kibel. The most common Kibel occupation in the USA was Carriage Painter. 50% of Kibel's were Carriage Painters.

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  • Carriage Painter

  • Farmer


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Kibel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kibel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kibel 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 320 immigration records available for the last name Kibel. 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 242 military records available for the last name Kibel. For the veterans among your Kibel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kibel Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2003, in the United States, Kibel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Kibel in 1950 was 64, and 64 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kibel 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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