Schmiedel Family History

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Schmiedel Name Meaning

South German: diminutive of Middle High German smit ‘blacksmith’. Compare Schmidlin.

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

Similar surnames: Schindel, Schiebel, Schmierer, Schwebel, Schriefer, Schmied, Schendel

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Schmiedel Family Origin

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Schmiedel Family Occupations

What did your Schmiedel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schmiedel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schmiedel's were Farmers. Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schmiedel.

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  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schmiedel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Schmiedel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schmiedel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schmiedel 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 900 immigration records available for the last name Schmiedel. 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 Schmiedel. For the veterans among your Schmiedel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schmiedel Life Expectancy

What is the average Schmiedel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Schmiedel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Schmiedel in 1956 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schmiedel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schmiedel 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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