Lobel Family History

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Lobel Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin; perhaps a pseudo-Germanized form of the Yiddish personal name Leybl, a pet form of Leyb (see Leib). German (Löbel): see Loebel. French: nickname for a deceitful individual or for a flatterer, from a diminutive of Old French lobe ‘flattery’ (of Germanic origin; compare Old High German lob ‘praise’).

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

Similar surnames: Nobel, Zobel, Sobel, Gobel, Robel, Liber, Leben, Kobel, Aubel, Loebel

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Lobel Family Origin

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Lobel Family Occupations

What did your Lobel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Book Binder chauffeur and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lobel. 7% of Lobel men worked as a Book Binder chauffeur and 35% of Lobel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lobel were Dealer In Tobacconist (textile and Free Lauce Journalist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Book Binder chauffeur
  • Booklunster chaffeur
  • Cotton Goods Commission Age
  • Dealer In Tobacconist (textile

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Buyers Clerk Lingers soft Furnishing
  • Domestic Servant
  • Free Lauce Journalist

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lobel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Lobel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lobel 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lobel. 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 Lobel. For the veterans among your Lobel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lobel Life Expectancy

What is the average Lobel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lobel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Lobel in 1962 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lobel

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