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Niebel Name Meaning

variant of Nebel. habitational name from Niebel near Treuenbrietzen, or possibly a topographic name from the medieval river name Nibel.

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


Similar surnames: Biebel, Nebel, Liebel, Riedel, Kiesel, Siegel, Riebel, Giebel, Liegel

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Niebel Family Origin

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Niebel Family Occupations

What did your Niebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Niebel family was Barber. The most common Niebel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Niebel's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Agent For Threshing Machinery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niebel.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Agent For Threshing Machinery

    4%
  • Barber

    4%

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Niebel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Niebel Life Expectancy

What is the average Niebel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Niebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Niebel in 1962 was 30, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niebel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niebel 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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