Ezekiel Family History

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Ezekiel Name Meaning

From the Hebrew Biblical personal name Yechezkel ‘God will strengthen’. This is found, not only as a Jewish family name, but also as a comparatively late surname in the British Isles among Nonconformists, especially in Wales.

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


Similar surnames: Kiel, Ezell, Kunkel, Czepiel, Ziel, Jekel, Nebel, Eckel, Zettel

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Ezekiel Family Origin

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Ezekiel Family Occupations

What did your Ezekiel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ezekiel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ezekiel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeps House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ezekiel. A less common occupation for the Ezekiel family was Clerk In Store.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeps House

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%

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

Ezekiel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ezekiel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ezekiel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ezekiel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ezekiel in 1960 was 62, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ezekiel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ezekiel 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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