Melzer Family History

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Melzer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Meltzer ‘maltster’.

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


Similar surnames: Melcer, Meltzer, Meller, Selzer, Belzer, Metzer, Melber, Tenzer

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Melzer Family Origin

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Melzer Family Occupations

What did your Melzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Saloon Keeper and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melzer. A less common occupation for the Melzer family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Melzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Melzer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Saloon Keeper

    14%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

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Melzer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Melzer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Melzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Melzer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Melzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Melzer in 1954 was 47, and 83 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melzer 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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