Striegel Family History

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Striegel Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German strigel ‘curry comb’, possibly applied as a nickname for a rough person, but the term also meant ‘penis’ and may well have been an obscene nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Strobel, Stremel, Riegel, Strieter, Springer, Spiegel, Stritzel

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Striegel Family Origin

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Striegel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Striegel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Striegel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Striegel. A less common occupation for the Striegel family was Keeping House.

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Striegel Historical Records

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Striegel Life Expectancy

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