Hartzler Family History

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Hartzler Name Meaning

German: probably an occupational name for a pitch or resin gatherer , from Middle High German harz ‘resin’ + agent suffix -ler.

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

Similar surnames: Hertzler, Herzer, Dantzler, Harrer, Hatler, Hasler, Harder, Halter

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Hartzler Family Origin

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Hartzler Family Occupations

What did your Hartzler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hartzler family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hartzler. The most common Hartzler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Hartzler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Retired Farmer

  • Farming


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

Hartzler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Hartzler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hartzler 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 292 immigration records available for the last name Hartzler. 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 936 military records available for the last name Hartzler. For the veterans among your Hartzler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hartzler Life Expectancy

What is the average Hartzler lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hartzler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hartzler in 1944 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hartzler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hartzler 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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