Koebel Family History

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Koebel Name Meaning

German (Köbel): from a pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Goebel, Loebel, Kobes, Kobe, Koepsel, Kober, Kuebel, Uebel, Lobel

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Koebel Family Origin

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Koebel Family Occupations

What did your Koebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Farmer/Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koebel. The most common Koebel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Koebel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koebel family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Farmer/Miner

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Koebel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Koebel Life Expectancy

What is the average Koebel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Koebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Koebel in 1946 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koebel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koebel 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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