Hirtzel Family History

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Hirtzel Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: from a diminutive of Hirtz.

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


Similar surnames: Kintzel, Hirtle, Hertzler, Rittel, Harter, Hartzel, Hirzel, Tittel

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Hirtzel Family Origin

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Hirtzel Family Occupations

What did your Hirtzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hirtzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Hirtzel's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hirtzel. A less common occupation for the Hirtzel family was Clk. Drug Store.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Baker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Clk. Drug Store

    9%

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

Hirtzel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hirtzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hirtzel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hirtzel. 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 Hirtzel. For the veterans among your Hirtzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hirtzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Hirtzel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hirtzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hirtzel in 1963 was 65, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hirtzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hirtzel 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.

Famous Hirtzel Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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