Nachtigal Family History

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Nachtigal Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Nachtigall.

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

Similar surnames: Nachtigall, Nachtman, Schimel, Nachbar, Wachtel, Nacht, Nightingale

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Nachtigal Family Origin

Where is the Nachtigal family from?

Nachtigal Family Occupations

What did your Nachtigal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nachtigal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Nachtigal's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Brewery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nachtigal.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In Brewery


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

Nachtigal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nachtigal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nachtigal 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 696 immigration records available for the last name Nachtigal. 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 Nachtigal. For the veterans among your Nachtigal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nachtigal Life Expectancy

What is the average Nachtigal lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Nachtigal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Nachtigal in 1957 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nachtigal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nachtigal 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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