Schwebel Family History

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Schwebel Name Meaning

regional name from a diminutive of Schwab ‘Swabian’. possibly also from Middle High German swebel, Yiddish shvebl ‘sulfur’. Its application as a German surname is obscure. The Jewish name is mainly of ornamental origin.

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


Similar surnames: Schiebel, Schwegel, Schieber, Schubel, Schlegel, Schwebke, Schnabel

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Schwebel Family Origin

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Schwebel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Engineer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schwebel. The most common Schwebel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schwebel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schwebel family was Farm Laborer.

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Schwebel Historical Records

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Schwebel Life Expectancy

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