Prechtel Family History

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Prechtel Name Meaning

South German: variant of Prechtl.

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

Similar surnames: Prechtl, Brechtel, Precht, Pethtel, Prechel, Brecht, Poeschel

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Prechtel Family Origin

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Prechtel Family Occupations

What did your Prechtel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Prechtel occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk. 100% of Prechtel's were Commercial Clerks.

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  • Commercial Clerk


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Prechtel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Prechtel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Prechtel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Prechtel. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Prechtel. For the veterans among your Prechtel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Prechtel Life Expectancy

What is the average Prechtel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Prechtel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Prechtel in 1963 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Prechtel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Prechtel 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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