Leidel Family History

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Leidel Name Meaning

German: pet form of the personal name Liudulf, composed of the Germanic elements liut ‘people’ + wolf ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Heidel, Leibel, Leiker, Seidel, Liedel, Wendel, Leite, Weigel, Beisel

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Leidel Family Origin

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Leidel Family Occupations

What did your Leidel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leidel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Leidel's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Leidel family was Hatter. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leidel.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Hatter

    8%

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

Leidel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leidel Life Expectancy

What is the average Leidel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Leidel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Leidel in 1963 was 81, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leidel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leidel 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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