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Liebel Family History

Liebel Name Meaning

German:: from a pet form of Lieb . variant of Liebelt .

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


Similar surnames: Liedel, Liebl, Siegel, Loebel, Biebel, Lieb, Liebelt, Niebel, Liebe

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Where is the Liebel family from?

You can see how Liebel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Liebel family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Liebel families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Liebel family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Liebel's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Liebel families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Liebel surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Liebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Liebel. 19% of Liebel men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Liebel women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Liebel were Salesman and Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Miner
    11%
  • Salesman
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    16%
  • Maid
    16%
  • Saleslady
    16%
  • Clerk
    11%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Liebel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Liebel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 999 immigration records available for the last name Liebel. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Liebel. For the veterans among your Liebel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Liebel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Liebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Liebel in 1958 was 62, and 60 in 2004.

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