Beitzell Family History

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Beitzell Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Leitzell, Reitzel, Neitzel, Weitzel, Wentzell, Wetzell, Leitzel

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Beitzell Family Origin

Where is the Beitzell family from?

Beitzell Family Occupations

What did your Beitzell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beitzell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Beitzell's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Enumerator were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beitzell. A less common occupation for the Beitzell family was Plumber.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Enumerator

  • Plumber


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

Beitzell Historical Records

What Beitzell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 648 census records available for the last name Beitzell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beitzell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Beitzell

Passenger List

There are 24 immigration records available for the last name Beitzell. 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 72 military records available for the last name Beitzell. For the veterans among your Beitzell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beitzell Life Expectancy

What is the average Beitzell lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Beitzell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Beitzell in 1957 was 61, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Beitzell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beitzell 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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