Eitzen Family History

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Eitzen Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places in Hannover province named Eitzen or Eitzum. from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with agi ‘point (of a sword)’, ‘corner’ (Old High German ecka).

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


Similar surnames: Eitel, Itzen, Neitzel, Reitzel, Eichen, Eiben, Matzen, Weitzel

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Eitzen Family Origin

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Eitzen Family Occupations

What did your Eitzen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Merchant and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eitzen. The most common Eitzen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Eitzen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eitzen family was Works In Furniture.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Works In Furniture

    8%

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

Eitzen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eitzen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eitzen 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 Eitzen. 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 Eitzen. For the veterans among your Eitzen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eitzen Life Expectancy

What is the average Eitzen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Eitzen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Eitzen in 1956 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eitzen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eitzen 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 Eitzen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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