Soergel Family History

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Soergel Name Meaning

German (Sörgel): nickname for a sorrowful person, from a derivative of Middle High German sorge ‘sorrow’, ‘trouble’.

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


Similar surnames: Sorge, Stengel, Mergel, Siegel, Orgel, Saeger, Stetzel, Segel, Hengel

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Soergel Family Origin

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Soergel Family Occupations

What did your Soergel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Soergel family was Clergy Man. Blacksmith & Horse Shoeing Shop, Butcher and Carpentering were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soergel. The most common Soergel occupation in the USA was Blacksmith & Horse Shoeing Shop. 17% of Soergel's were Blacksmith & Horse Shoeing Shops.

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  • Blacksmith & Horse Shoeing Shop

    17%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Carpentering

    17%
  • Clergy Man

    17%

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

Soergel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Soergel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soergel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Soergel. 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 Soergel. For the veterans among your Soergel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soergel Life Expectancy

What is the average Soergel lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Soergel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Soergel in 1955 was 33, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soergel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soergel 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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