Nansel Family History

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Nansel Name Meaning

German: probably a variant spelling of Nensel, a variant of Nann.

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

Similar surnames: Mansel, Hansel, Ansel, Fassel, Hanse, Cassel, Stansel, Daniel, Wensel

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Nansel Family Origin

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Nansel Family Occupations

What did your Nansel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nansel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Nansel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Nansel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 785 census records available for the last name Nansel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nansel 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 45 immigration records available for the last name Nansel. 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 94 military records available for the last name Nansel. For the veterans among your Nansel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nansel Life Expectancy

What is the average Nansel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Nansel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Nansel in 1964 was 74, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nansel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nansel 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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