Diegel Family History

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Diegel Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a potter, from Middle High German tegel, tigel ‘pot’ (from Latin tegula ‘tile’). from a pet form of Dick 4.

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

Similar surnames: Siegel, Fiegel, Ziegel, Riegel, Dagel, Biegel, Hegel, Liegel, Regel

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Diegel Family Origin

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Diegel Family Occupations

What did your Diegel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Diegel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Diegel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Diegel family was Bridge Tender. Farmer, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diegel.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Laborer

  • Bridge Tender


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

Diegel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Diegel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diegel 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 484 immigration records available for the last name Diegel. 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 902 military records available for the last name Diegel. For the veterans among your Diegel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diegel Life Expectancy

What is the average Diegel lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Diegel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Diegel in 1953 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diegel 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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