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Nettles Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Nettles name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Nettles. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Benin/Togo


  • Germanic Europe


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Nettles Family Origin

Where is the Nettles family from?

Nettles Family Occupations

What did your Nettles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nettles family was Farm Laborer. The most common Nettles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Nettles's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nettles.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer


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

Nettles Historical Records

What Nettles family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Nettles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nettles 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 929 immigration records available for the last name Nettles. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Nettles. For the veterans among your Nettles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nettles Life Expectancy

What is the average Nettles lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Nettles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nettles in 1943 was 38, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nettles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nettles 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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