Zufall Family History

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Zufall Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German zuoval ‘benefit’, ‘windfall’, hence a nickname for a lucky person or a status name for someone to whom a particular plot of communal land had been alloted. occupational name for a tax collector, from an administrative term denoting a kind of tax.

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


Similar surnames: Pfahl, Fall, Hall, Zundel, Kuffel, Grall, Zufelt, Gall, Call, Coufal

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Zufall Family Origin

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Zufall Family Occupations

What did your Zufall ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zufall. 28% of Zufall men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Zufall women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zufall were Labor and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Miner
    18%
  • Labor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    24%
  • Housekeeper
    24%
  • Waitress
    15%
  • Seamstress
    10%

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

Zufall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zufall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zufall 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 452 immigration records available for the last name Zufall. 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 Zufall. For the veterans among your Zufall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zufall Life Expectancy

What is the average Zufall lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Zufall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Zufall in 1953 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

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