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Scheidel Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named, of which there is one in Luxembourg. diminutive of Scheid(t).

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


Similar surnames: Scheibel, Schiedel, Scheider, Schindel, Scheidt, Scheffel, Scheideler

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Scheidel Family Origin

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Scheidel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, the most common Scheidel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Scheidel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheidel. A less common occupation for the Scheidel family was Keeping House.

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Scheidel Historical Records

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Scheidel Life Expectancy

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