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Mehrtens Family Origin

Where is the Mehrtens family from?

Mehrtens Family Occupations

What did your Mehrtens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mehrtens occupation in the USA was Retail Grocer. 18% of Mehrtens's were Retail Grocers. A less common occupation for the Mehrtens family was Laborer. Retail Grocer, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehrtens.

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  • Retail Grocer

  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • Laborer


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

Mehrtens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mehrtens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mehrtens 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mehrtens. 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 908 military records available for the last name Mehrtens. For the veterans among your Mehrtens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mehrtens Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehrtens lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mehrtens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mehrtens in 1955 was 48, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehrtens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehrtens 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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