Motzer Family History

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Motzer Name Meaning

South German: variant of Motz 1 and 2.

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


Similar surnames: Notter, Metzel, Mozer, Lotzer, Holzer, Metzger, Titzer, Butzer

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Motzer Family Origin

Where is the Motzer family from?

Motzer Family Occupations

What did your Motzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Motzer occupation in the USA was Baker. 13% of Motzer's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Motzer family was Bakery. Baker, Butcher and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Motzer.

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  • Baker

    13%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bakery

    4%

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

Motzer Historical Records

What Motzer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Motzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Motzer 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 Motzer

Passenger List

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

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Motzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Motzer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Motzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Motzer in 1955 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Motzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Motzer 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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