Etsel Family History

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Etsel 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: Etzel, Ettel, Wetsel, Eisel, Engel, Eitel, Kusel, Kessel, Eisen, Edel

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Etsel Family Origin

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Etsel Family Occupations

What did your Etsel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Bricklayer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Etsel. 50% of Etsel men worked as a Bricklayer and 50% of Etsel women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Etsel were Field Manager and Breaking Eggs

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Bricklayer
    50%
  • Field Manager
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    50%
  • Breaking Eggs
    50%

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

Etsel Historical Records

What Etsel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 307 census records available for the last name Etsel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Etsel 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 26 immigration records available for the last name Etsel. 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 43 military records available for the last name Etsel. For the veterans among your Etsel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Etsel Life Expectancy

What is the average Etsel lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1972, in the United States, Etsel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Etsel in 1967 was 81, and 73 in 1972.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Etsel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Etsel 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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