Wetzel Family History

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Wetzel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Wenzel.

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


Similar surnames: Wenzel, Weitzel, Metzel, Petzel, Netzel, Oetzel, Hetzel, Wentzel

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Wetzel Family Origin

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Wetzel Family Occupations

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  • Baker Master

    50%
  • Journeyman Butcher

    50%

In 1881, the most common Wetzel occupation in the UK was Baker Master. 50% of Wetzel's were Baker Masters. Baker Master and Journeyman Butcher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wetzel.

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Wetzel Historical Records

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Wetzel Life Expectancy

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Famous Wetzel Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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