Ettel Family History

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Ettel Name Meaning

South German: from the personal name Ettel, a pet form of Otto.

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

Similar surnames: Ertel, Zettel, Eitel, Etter, Hettel, Etten, Goettel, Metzel, Elbel

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Ettel Family Origin

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Ettel Family Occupations

What did your Ettel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dairy Man and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ettel. 34% of Ettel men worked as a Dairy Man and 40% of Ettel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ettel were Master Dairyman and Insurance Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dairy Man
  • Dispatch Clerk
  • Master Dairyman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housewife
  • Insurance Clerk

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

Ettel Historical Records

What Ettel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ettel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ettel 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 355 immigration records available for the last name Ettel. 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 454 military records available for the last name Ettel. For the veterans among your Ettel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ettel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ettel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ettel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Ettel in 1962 was 80, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ettel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ettel 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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