Viertel Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Viertel Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German viertel, a land measure, hence a status name or nickname for a farmer who owned that much land.

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


Similar surnames: Distel, Ertel, Rittel, Zirkel, Soergel, Siegel, Herter, Herpel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Viertel Family Origin

Where is the Viertel family from?

Viertel Family Occupations

What did your Viertel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, K.H. and Retired Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Viertel. A less common occupation for the Viertel family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Viertel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Viertel's were Farmers.

View Census data for Viertel | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    25%
  • K.H.

    25%
  • Retired Laborer

    25%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Viertel Historical Records

What Viertel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Viertel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viertel 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 Viertel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Viertel. 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.

View all Viertel immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Viertel. For the veterans among your Viertel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Viertel military records

You've only scratched the surface of Viertel family history.

Viertel Life Expectancy

What is the average Viertel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Viertel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Viertel in 1958 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Viertel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Viertel 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.

Famous Viertel Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name