Hertzler Family History

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Hertzler Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a collector of resin (used for making pitch), from Middle High German harz ‘resin’.

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

Similar surnames: Hartzler, Herzer, Hetzer, Herter, Metzler, Hettler, Metzger, Kerzner

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Hertzler Family Origin

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Hertzler Family Occupations

What did your Hertzler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Tailor Machinist Gents and Social Worker (unpaid) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hertzler. 50% of Hertzler women worked as a Social Worker (unpaid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Tailor Machinist Gents

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Social Worker (unpaid)
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Hertzler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hertzler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hertzler 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 314 immigration records available for the last name Hertzler. 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 993 military records available for the last name Hertzler. For the veterans among your Hertzler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hertzler Life Expectancy

What is the average Hertzler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hertzler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hertzler in 1952 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hertzler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hertzler 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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