Matzinger Family History

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Matzinger Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from either of two places named Matzing, in Bavaria and in Austria (Salzburg), or from Matzingen (in Thurgau canton) in Switzerland.

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

Similar surnames: Ritzinger, Metzinger, Utzinger, Gittinger, Basinger, Kitzinger

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Matzinger Family Origin

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Matzinger Family Occupations

What did your Matzinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Matzinger family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Matzinger. The most common Matzinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Matzinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Basket Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Matzinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Matzinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Matzinger 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 596 immigration records available for the last name Matzinger. 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 613 military records available for the last name Matzinger. For the veterans among your Matzinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Matzinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Matzinger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Matzinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Matzinger in 1963 was 80, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Matzinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Matzinger 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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