Bartell Family History

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Bartell Name Meaning

English: from a medieval pet form of Bartholomew.

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

Similar surnames: Wartell, Bartel, Bartle, Barnell, Castell, Barkell, Bortell, Hartell

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Bartell Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bartell name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bartell. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • European Jewish


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Bartell Family Origin

Where is the Bartell family from?

Bartell Family Occupations

What did your Bartell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bartell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Bartell's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Bartell family was Fisherman. Agricultural Labourer, Carrier and Colliery Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bartell.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carrier

  • Colliery Labourer

  • Fisherman


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

Bartell Historical Records

What Bartell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Bartell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartell 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bartell. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Bartell. For the veterans among your Bartell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bartell Life Expectancy

What is the average Bartell lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bartell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bartell in 1945 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bartell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bartell 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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