Reibel Family History

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Reibel Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’. Probably a variant of German Reubel (see Roubal).

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

Similar surnames: Reimel, Rebel, Geibel, Riebel, Reidel, Remmel, Reil, Seibel, Heibel

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Reibel Family Origin

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Reibel Family Occupations

What did your Reibel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reibel. A less common occupation for the Reibel family was Shoemaker. The most common Reibel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Reibel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Shoemaker


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Reibel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reibel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reibel 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 904 immigration records available for the last name Reibel. 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 897 military records available for the last name Reibel. For the veterans among your Reibel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reibel Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Reibel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Reibel in 1956 was 52, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reibel 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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