Sidel Family History

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Sidel Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for an upholsterer, from Middle High German sidel ‘piece of upholstered furniture’. variant of Seidel.

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

Similar surnames: Sindel, Seidel, Sidell, Fidel, Segel, Zindel, Savel, Skeel, Sides

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Sidel Family Origin

Where is the Sidel family from?

Sidel Family Occupations

What did your Sidel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sidel family was Stone Cutter. The most common Sidel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Sidel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sidel.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Stone Cutter


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

Sidel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sidel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sidel 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 408 immigration records available for the last name Sidel. 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 538 military records available for the last name Sidel. For the veterans among your Sidel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sidel Life Expectancy

What is the average Sidel lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sidel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Sidel in 1952 was 64, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sidel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sidel 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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