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Hazle Family History

Hazle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hazel.

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


Similar surnames: Hale, Haze, Haile, Hazley, Harle, Hable, Helle, Haidle, Balle, Hane

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Where is the Hazle family from?

You can see how Hazle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hazle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hazle families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 7 Hazle families living in Ohio. This was about 23% of all the recorded Hazle's in the USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Hazle families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hazle surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hazle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hazle. 34% of Hazle men worked as a Farmer and 31% of Hazle women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hazle were Truck Driver and Maid.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Carpenter
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    31%
  • Farmer
    24%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Maid
    16%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Hazle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hazle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 437 immigration records available for the last name Hazle. 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 Cards

There are 706 military records available for the last name Hazle. For the veterans among your Hazle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hazle lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hazle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Hazle in 1960 was 55, and 61 in 2004.

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