Ziel Name Meaning

from a short form of the Slavic personal name Ziloslaw. topographic name from a field name meaning ‘boundary’.

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


Similar surnames: Kiel, Piel, Zill, Edel, Lier, Giel, Viel, Axel, Piet, Lien

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Ziel Family Origin

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Ziel Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Car Greaser

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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In 1880, Blacksmith, Car Greaser and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ziel. The most common Ziel occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 25% of Ziel's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Ziel family was Laborer.

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Ziel Historical Records

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Ziel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Ziel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ziel in 1957 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ziel

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