Sidel Family History

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Sidel Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for an upholsterer, from Middle High German sidel ‘piece of upholstered furniture’. variant of Seidel.

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


Similar surnames: Sindel, Seidel, Sidell, Fidel, Segel, Zindel, Savel, Skeel, Sides

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Sidel Family Origin

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Sidel Family Occupations

What did your Sidel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sidel. 28% of Sidel men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Sidel women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sidel were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Proprietor
    12%
  • Clerk
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    24%
  • Private Secretary
    16%
  • Waitress
    16%
  • Clerk
    16%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sidel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sidel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sidel 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 408 immigration records available for the last name Sidel. 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 538 military records available for the last name Sidel. For the veterans among your Sidel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sidel Life Expectancy

What is the average Sidel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sidel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Sidel in 1952 was 64, and 85 in 2004.

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