Rebel Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name formed with (h)rab- ‘raven’. French: from a variant of Old French rebelle ‘rebel’, hence a nickname for someone with little respect for authority or someone who had taken part in a rebellion.

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


Similar surnames: Revel, Rubel, Reber, Hebel, Reibel, Uebel, Nebel, Regel, Robel, Redel

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Rebel Family Origin

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Rebel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Baker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Rebel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Rebel's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rebel. A less common occupation for the Rebel family was Baker.

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Rebel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Rebel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rebel in 1944 was 32, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rebel

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