Fidel Name Meaning

Italian, Catalan, Galician, and Spanish: from the personal name Fidel, from Latin fidelis ‘of the faith’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a fiddler, from Yiddish fidl ‘fiddle’.

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


Similar surnames: Fedele, Vidal, Sidel, Faden, Fishel, Zindel, Fadel, Filer, Bedel

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Fidel Family Origin

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Fidel Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Annuitant

    25%
  • Independant

    25%
  • Retired Upholsterer

    25%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Independant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fidel. A less common occupation for the Fidel family was Retired Upholsterer. The most common Fidel occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Fidel's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Fidel Historical Records

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Fidel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Fidel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Fidel in 1959 was 51, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fidel

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