Meidl Family History

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Meidl Name Meaning

German: possibly a nickname from Middle High German meidel ‘young woman’, ‘female servant’.

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


Similar surnames: Keil, Meisel, Reil, Keidel, Heid, Geidel, Meis, Melde, Seidel, Seidl

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Meidl Family Origin

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Meidl Family Occupations

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Meidl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meidl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meidl 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 Meidl. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Meidl. For the veterans among your Meidl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meidl Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Meidl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Meidl in 1961 was 59, and 96 in 2004.

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