Zerkle Family History

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Zerkle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Zirkel.

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

Similar surnames: Merkle, Zirkle, Eakle, Henkle, Yeakle, Zerkel, Ertle, Markle, Pirkle

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Zerkle Family Origin

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Zerkle Family Occupations

What did your Zerkle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zerkle. 14% of Zerkle men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Zerkle women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zerkle were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Bookkeeper
  • Servant
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Zerkle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zerkle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zerkle 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Zerkle. 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 426 military records available for the last name Zerkle. For the veterans among your Zerkle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zerkle Life Expectancy

What is the average Zerkle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Zerkle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Zerkle in 1957 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zerkle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zerkle 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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