Mertel Family History

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Mertel Name Meaning

South German: variant of Martel 1. French: variant of Martel 2.

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


Similar surnames: Martel, Merkel, Ertel, Mergel, Merten, Bertel, Mertes, Keitel, Kettel

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Mertel Family Origin

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Mertel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Hostler

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Hostler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mertel. The most common Mertel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mertel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mertel family was Keeping House.

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Mertel Historical Records

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Mertel Life Expectancy

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Famous Mertel Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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