Veigel Family History

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Veigel Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Feigel.

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

Similar surnames: Reigel, Seigel, Feigel, Heigel, Keitel, Viel, Veil, Weikel, Mengel

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Veigel Family Origin

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Veigel Family Occupations

What did your Veigel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Veigel family was Cigar Maker. The most common Veigel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Veigel's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Boot Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Veigel.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Boot Fitter

  • Cigar Maker


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

Veigel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Veigel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veigel 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 444 immigration records available for the last name Veigel. 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 842 military records available for the last name Veigel. For the veterans among your Veigel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veigel Life Expectancy

What is the average Veigel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Veigel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Veigel in 1959 was 54, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veigel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Veigel 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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