Dontzlar Family History

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Dontzlar Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Dantzler, Dotzler, Dollar, Denzler, Dietzler, Donelan, Ditzler

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Dontzlar Family Origin

Where is the Dontzlar family from?

Dontzlar Family Occupations

What did your Dontzlar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dontzlar occupation in the USA was Merchant Dry G. 100% of Dontzlar's were Merchant Dry Gs.

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  • Merchant Dry G


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

Dontzlar Historical Records

What Dontzlar family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Dontzlar Life Expectancy

What is the average Dontzlar lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dontzlar 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dontzlar

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