Bachtell Family History

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Bachtell Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Bächtel (see Bechtel).

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


Similar surnames: Bachtel, Bechdel, Bechtle, Castell, Martell, Bachert, Bacher, Austell

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Bachtell Family Origin

Where is the Bachtell family from?

Bachtell Family Occupations

What did your Bachtell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bachtell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Bachtell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bachtell. A less common occupation for the Bachtell family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bachtell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bachtell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bachtell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bachtell 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bachtell. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Bachtell. For the veterans among your Bachtell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bachtell Life Expectancy

What is the average Bachtell lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Bachtell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Bachtell in 1963 was 74, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bachtell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bachtell 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.

Famous Bachtell Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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