Samel Family History

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Samel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Samuel.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Samet, Samuel, Semel, Kamel, Sammet, Segel, Samsel, Gabel

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Samel Family Origin

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Samel Family Occupations

What did your Samel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Samel family was Laborer. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Samel. The most common Samel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Samel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Samel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Samel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Samel. 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 Samel. For the veterans among your Samel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samel Life Expectancy

What is the average Samel lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Samel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Samel in 1946 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samel 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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