Heinzel Family History

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Heinzel Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of the personal name Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Heindel, Heinkel, Henzel, Heinle, Henze, Heinz, Henkel, Heinke

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Heinzel Family Origin

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Heinzel Family Occupations

What did your Heinzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heinzel occupation in the USA was Collar Maker. 20% of Heinzel's were Collar Makers. Collar Maker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heinzel. A less common occupation for the Heinzel family was Liquor Store.

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  • Collar Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Liquor Store

    20%

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

Heinzel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Heinzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Heinzel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Heinzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Heinzel in 1963 was 70, and 39 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heinzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heinzel 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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