Hertzler Family History

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Hertzler Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a collector of resin (used for making pitch), from Middle High German harz ‘resin’.

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


Similar surnames: Hartzler, Herzer, Hetzer, Herter, Metzler, Hettler, Metzger, Kerzner

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Hertzler Family Origin

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Hertzler Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Retired Farmer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hertzler family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hertzler. The most common Hertzler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Hertzler's were Farmers.

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Hertzler Historical Records

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Hertzler Life Expectancy

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