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Sichel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German sickel, German Sichel ‘sickle’, a metonymic occupational name for a sicklesmith or for someone who used a sickle, or possibly a nickname for someone bent like a sickle.

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


Similar surnames: Sickel, Eichel, Pickel, Seckel, Siegel, Sicher, Bickel, Kachel

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Sichel Family Origin

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Sichel Family Occupations

What did your Sichel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, At Home, Dentist and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sichel. A less common occupation for the Sichel family was Barber. The most common Sichel occupation in the USA was At Home. 8% of Sichel's were At Homes.

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  • At Home

    8%
  • Dentist

    8%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Barber

    4%

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

Sichel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sichel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sichel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sichel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Sichel. 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 Sichel. For the veterans among your Sichel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sichel Life Expectancy

What is the average Sichel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Sichel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Sichel in 1956 was 64, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sichel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sichel 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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