Hertel Family History

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Hertel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of a personal name based on the Germanic element hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. Compare Hard 1.

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

Similar surnames: Hartel, Haertel, Herpel, Herbel, Herfel, Ertel, Bertel, Oertel

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Hertel Family Origin

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Hertel Family Occupations

What did your Hertel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ass Hotel Manager and China Dept Shop Ass were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hertel. 25% of Hertel men worked as an Ass Hotel Manager and 34% of Hertel women worked as a China Dept Shop Ass. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hertel were Publicity Officer Lcc and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Ass Hotel Manager
  • Heavy Labourer
  • Managing Director Iron steel Exports
  • Publicity Officer Lcc

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • China Dept Shop Ass
  • Home Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Hertel Historical Records

What Hertel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Hertel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hertel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Hertel

Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hertel. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Hertel. For the veterans among your Hertel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hertel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hertel lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hertel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hertel in 1944 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hertel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hertel 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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