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Filzen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named in the Rhineland, Bavaria, and the Saar region.

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


Similar surnames: Eitzen, Wilden, Ilgen, Felsen, Willen, Kilzer, Hilden, Kilen, Gilgen

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Filzen Family Origin

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Filzen Family Occupations

What did your Filzen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Filzen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Filzen's were Farmers. Farmer and Harness Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Filzen.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Harness Maker

    50%

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

Filzen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Filzen Life Expectancy

What is the average Filzen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Filzen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Filzen in 1951 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Filzen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Filzen 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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