Shibel Family History

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Shibel Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Habel, Thiel, Hebel, Heibel, Reibel, Geibel, Gibel, Kibel, Seibel

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Shibel Family Origin

Where is the Shibel family from?

Shibel Family Occupations

What did your Shibel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shibel. A less common occupation for the Shibel family was Works In Pottery. The most common Shibel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Shibel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Works In Pottery


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

Shibel Historical Records

What Shibel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 171 census records available for the last name Shibel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shibel 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 18 immigration records available for the last name Shibel. 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 28 military records available for the last name Shibel. For the veterans among your Shibel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shibel Life Expectancy

What is the average Shibel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1996, in the United States, Shibel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Shibel in 1964 was 55, and 58 in 1996.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shibel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shibel 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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