Teufel Family History

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Teufel Name Meaning

German: nickname for an intrepid or aggressive person, from Middle High German tiufel, tiuvel, tievel ‘devil’.

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

Similar surnames: Deubel, Werfel, Wefel, Tafel, Stengel, Kegel, Beutel, Leffel, Nebel

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Teufel Family Origin

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Teufel Family Occupations

What did your Teufel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Teufel occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 9% of Teufel's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Teufel family was Farmer. Keeping House, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teufel.

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  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer


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

Teufel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Teufel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teufel 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Teufel. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Teufel. For the veterans among your Teufel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teufel Life Expectancy

What is the average Teufel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Teufel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Teufel in 1954 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teufel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teufel 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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