Zibell Family History

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Zibell Name Meaning

German: variant of Ziebell or a respelling of Seibel.

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

Similar surnames: Zebell, Kimbell, Cabell, Sidell, Idell, Tiell, Ziehl, Mizell, Zabel

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Zibell Family Origin

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Zibell Family Occupations

What did your Zibell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zibell occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Zibell's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Zibell family was Quarry Laborer. Laborer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zibell.

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  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Machinist

  • Quarry Laborer


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

Zibell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zibell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zibellcensus 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 502 immigration records available for the last name Zibell. 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 356 military records available for the last name Zibell. For the veterans among your Zibell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zibell Life Expectancy

What is the average Zibell lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Zibell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Zibell in 1956 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zibell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zibell 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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