Rebel Family History

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Rebel Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name formed with (h)rab- ‘raven’. French: from a variant of Old French rebelle ‘rebel’, hence a nickname for someone with little respect for authority or someone who had taken part in a rebellion.

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


Similar surnames: Revel, Rubel, Reber, Hebel, Reibel, Uebel, Nebel, Regel, Robel, Redel

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Rebel Family Origin

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Rebel Family Occupations

What did your Rebel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rebel. The most common Rebel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Rebel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rebel family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Baker

    6%

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Rebel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rebel Life Expectancy

What is the average Rebel lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rebel in 1944 was 32, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rebel 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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