Metzen Family History

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Metzen Name Meaning

German: metronymic from Metze or Metz 4.

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


Similar surnames: Metze, Metzer, Metzel, Metz, Meinen, Metten, Matzen, Metzler, Rutzen

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Metzen Family Origin

Where is the Metzen family from?

Metzen Family Occupations

What did your Metzen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Metzen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Metzen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Metzen family was Dairy Man. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Metzen.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Dairy Man

    8%

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

Metzen Historical Records

What Metzen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Metzen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Metzen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Metzen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Metzen. 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 Metzen. For the veterans among your Metzen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Metzen Life Expectancy

What is the average Metzen lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Metzen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Metzen in 1949 was 26, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Metzen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Metzen 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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