Hartzel Family History

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Hartzel Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Herzel (see Hartzell).

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


Similar surnames: Hartzell, Harpel, Hirzel, Wurtzel, Hartzog, Barthel, Hartsel, Hartle

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Hartzel Family Origin

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Hartzel Family Occupations

What did your Hartzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hartzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hartzel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hartzel family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartzel.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Retired Farmer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Hartzel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Hartzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartzel lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hartzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hartzel in 1957 was 58, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartzel 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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