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Metzler Family History

Metzler Name Meaning
German (Middle Rhineland): occupational name for a butcher, Middle High German metzeler, from Latin macellarius ‘dealer in meat’, from macellum ‘stall (at a market)’, ‘meat market’.

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

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53,832 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,986 Military Records
4,387 Immigration Records
26,813 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Metzler Families

  • Number of Metzler families
     113 - 224
     38 - 112
     1 - 37
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Metzler families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Metzler families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Metzler Family Origin

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Metzler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Metzler

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Metzler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Metzler census records

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Metzler Civil War Service Records

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