Ertl Family History

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Ertl Name Meaning

South German: variant of Ertel. The name in this spelling is also found in Slovenia.

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


Similar surnames: Ertel, Ertle, Kral, Ertz, Eroh, Oertle, Gerl, Arel, Hartl, Krol

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Ertl Family Origin

Where is the Ertl family from?

Ertl Family Occupations

What did your Ertl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ertl occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 50% of Ertl's were Clerk In Stores. Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ertl.

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  • Clerk In Store

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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

Ertl Historical Records

What Ertl family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ertl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ertl 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 Ertl

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ertl. 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 Ertl. For the veterans among your Ertl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ertl Life Expectancy

What is the average Ertl lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ertl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Ertl in 1952 was 46, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ertl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ertl 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 Ertl Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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