Mitzner Family History

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Mitzner Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a cap maker, from Yiddish mits ‘cap’ + the agent suffix -ner.

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

Similar surnames: Matzner, Metzner, Mintzer, Weitzner, Metzer, Metzger, Kitner, Mildner

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Mitzner Family Origin

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Mitzner Family Occupations

What did your Mitzner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Bank were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mitzner. The most common Mitzner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Mitzner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mitzner family was Harness Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Clerk In Bank

  • Harness Maker


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

Mitzner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mitzner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mitzner 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 444 immigration records available for the last name Mitzner. 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 253 military records available for the last name Mitzner. For the veterans among your Mitzner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mitzner Life Expectancy

What is the average Mitzner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mitzner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mitzner in 1963 was 73, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mitzner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mitzner 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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