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Bixel Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant spelling of Bichsel.

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


Similar surnames: Biel, Gisel, Wikel, Bindl, Beel, Bixler, Weixel, Bice, Viel, Bisel

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Bixel Family Origin

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Bixel Family Occupations

What did your Bixel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bixel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Bixel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bixel family was Clerk Seed Store. Farmer, Brewer and Clerk In Drug Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bixel.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Brewer

    22%
  • Clerk In Drug Store

    11%
  • Clerk Seed Store

    11%

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Bixel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bixel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bixel 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 Bixel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Bixel. For the veterans among your Bixel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bixel Life Expectancy

What is the average Bixel lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Bixel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Bixel in 1953 was 48, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bixel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bixel 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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