Schubel Family History

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Schubel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German schubel, schübel ‘bunch’, ‘clump’, ‘tuft’; of uncertain application. In Bavaria it seems also to have been a nickname for a plump little fellow, from the same vocabulary word used in a transferred sense.

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

Similar surnames: Schabel, Schiebel, Schudel, Schamel, Schadel, Schwebel, Schnabel

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Schubel Family Origin

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Schubel Family Occupations

What did your Schubel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schubel family was Keeps House. Farmer, Drives Wagon and Farmer/Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schubel. The most common Schubel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Schubel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Drives Wagon

  • Farmer/Carpenter

  • Keeps House


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

Schubel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schubel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schubel 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 458 immigration records available for the last name Schubel. 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 Schubel. For the veterans among your Schubel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schubel Life Expectancy

What is the average Schubel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Schubel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schubel in 1964 was 80, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schubel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schubel 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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