Medel Family History

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Medel Name Meaning

from the personal name Medel, possibly a derivative of the Latin name Emetherius. habitational name from San Medel, a town in Salamanca province.

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

Similar surnames: Model, Redel, Edel, Reder, Wedel, Mele, Mewes, Mendel, Bedel, Medal

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Medel Family Origin

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Medel Family Occupations

What did your Medel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Medel family was Washer Woman. The most common Medel occupation in the USA was Bar Keeper. 25% of Medel's were Bar Keepers. Bar Keeper, Keeping Hous and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Medel.

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  • Bar Keeper

  • Keeping Hous

  • Tailor

  • Washer Woman


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

Medel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Medel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Medel 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Medel. 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 469 military records available for the last name Medel. For the veterans among your Medel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Medel Life Expectancy

What is the average Medel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Medel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Medel in 1945 was 36, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Medel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Medel 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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