Zinnel Family History

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Zinnel Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a worker in pewter, from a diminutive of German Zinn.

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


Similar surnames: Zinner, Zindel, Zinn, Rinkel, Zinser, Zirkel, Linne, Sinner, Lingel

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Zinnel Family Origin

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Zinnel Family Occupations

What did your Zinnel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zinnel. 37% of Zinnel men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Zinnel women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zinnel were Laborer and Reg Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Farming
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Maid
    10%
  • Presser
    10%
  • Reg Nurse
    10%

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

Zinnel Historical Records

What Zinnel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 742 census records available for the last name Zinnel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zinnel 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 121 immigration records available for the last name Zinnel. 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 143 military records available for the last name Zinnel. For the veterans among your Zinnel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zinnel Life Expectancy

What is the average Zinnel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Zinnel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Zinnel in 1964 was 79, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zinnel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zinnel 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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