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Hettler Family History

Hettler Name Meaning
occupational name for a goatherd, from an agent derivative of the dialect word Hettel ‘goat’.North German: nickname for a hateful or belligerent person, from Middle Low German heteler ‘hater’, ‘enemy’.

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

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8,655 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
666 Military Records
644 Immigration Records
3,152 Census and Voter Lists
8,515 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Hettler Families

  • Number of Hettler families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hettler families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hettler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Hettler Family Origin

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Hettler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Hettler

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Hettler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hettler census records

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Hettler Civil War Service Records

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