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Bartels Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bartels name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bartels. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Sweden


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Bartels Family Origin

Where is the Bartels family from?

Bartels Family Occupations

What did your Bartels ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bartels family was Tailor. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bartels. The most common Bartels occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Bartels's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Tailor


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

Bartels Historical Records

What Bartels family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Bartels. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartels 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Bartels. 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 13,000 military records available for the last name Bartels. For the veterans among your Bartels ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bartels Life Expectancy

What is the average Bartels lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bartels life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bartels in 1943 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bartels

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bartels 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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