Etzel Family History

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Etzel Name Meaning

from Atzilo, a short form of any of the Germanic personal names beginning with adal ‘noble’. from a reflex of Attila ‘little father’.

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

Similar surnames: Metzel, Netzel, Hetzel, Eitel, Engel, Reitzel, Oetzel, Ettel, Eitzen

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Etzel Family Origin

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Etzel Family Occupations

What did your Etzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Pork Butcher Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Etzel.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Pork Butcher Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Etzel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Etzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Etzel 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 Etzel. 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 Etzel. For the veterans among your Etzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Etzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Etzel lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Etzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Etzel in 1953 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Etzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Etzel 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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