Franzel Family History

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Franzel Name Meaning

German (Fränzel): from a pet form of Franz.

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


Similar surnames: Frenzel, Franze, Franzke, Finzel, Brenzel, Randel, France, Hanzel

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Franzel Family Origin

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Franzel Family Occupations

What did your Franzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Franzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Franzel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Franzel family was Keeping House. Farmer, Artist and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franzel.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Artist

    13%
  • At Home

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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

Franzel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Franzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Franzel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Franzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Franzel in 1960 was 65, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Franzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Franzel 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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