Detzel Family History

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Detzel Name Meaning

variant of Ditzel. possibly an altered spelling of Dietzel.

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

Similar surnames: Henzel, Deter, Dietzel, Netzel, Detmer, Feazel, Metzel, Detter

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Detzel Family Origin

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Detzel Family Occupations

What did your Detzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fish Dock Lumber and Nurse Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Detzel. 50% of Detzel women worked as a Nurse Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fish Dock Lumber

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Nurse Maid
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Detzel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Detzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Detzel 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 281 immigration records available for the last name Detzel. 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 884 military records available for the last name Detzel. For the veterans among your Detzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Detzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Detzel lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Detzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Detzel in 1951 was 50, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Detzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Detzel 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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