Dantzler Family History

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Dantzler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Dänzler, an occupational name for a professional acrobat or entertainer, Middle High German tenzeler. Compare Tanzer.

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

Similar surnames: Danzer, Kanzler, Hartzler, Denzler, Panter, Daigler, Bandler, Dengler

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Dantzler Family Origin

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Dantzler Family Occupations

What did your Dantzler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dantzler family was Keeping House. The most common Dantzler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Dantzler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dantzler.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Dantzler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Dantzler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dantzler 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 320 immigration records available for the last name Dantzler. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Dantzler. For the veterans among your Dantzler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dantzler Life Expectancy

What is the average Dantzler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Dantzler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dantzler in 1943 was 23, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dantzler 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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