Gretzinger Family History

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Gretzinger Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of three places named Grötzingen (Old High German Grezzingun) in Baden-Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Goetzinger, Gettinger, Ritzinger, Redinger, Reutlinger, Reisinger

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Gretzinger Family Origin

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Gretzinger Family Occupations

What did your Gretzinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gretzinger. A less common occupation for the Gretzinger family was Butcher. The most common Gretzinger occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Gretzinger's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home

  • Butcher


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

Gretzinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gretzinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gretzinger 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 261 immigration records available for the last name Gretzinger. 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 420 military records available for the last name Gretzinger. For the veterans among your Gretzinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gretzinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Gretzinger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gretzinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gretzinger in 1955 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gretzinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gretzinger 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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