Hoetzel Family History

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Hoetzel Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hetzel, Noetzel, Oetzel, Roetzel, Hoelzel, Hoeltzel, Netzel, Hoezee

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Hoetzel Family Origin

Where is the Hoetzel family from?

Hoetzel Family Occupations

What did your Hoetzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Brass Finisher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoetzel. A less common occupation for the Hoetzel family was Keeps A Bakery. The most common Hoetzel occupation in the USA was Barber. 20% of Hoetzel's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

  • Brass Finisher

  • Farmer

  • Keeps A Bakery


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

Hoetzel Historical Records

What Hoetzel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 636 census records available for the last name Hoetzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoetzel 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 Hoetzel

Passenger List

There are 171 immigration records available for the last name Hoetzel. 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 148 military records available for the last name Hoetzel. For the veterans among your Hoetzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoetzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoetzel lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Hoetzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hoetzel in 1966 was 74, and 64 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoetzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoetzel 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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