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

What did your Striegel ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Striegel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Striegel Life Expectancy

What is the average Striegel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Striegel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Striegel in 1956 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Striegel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Striegel 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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