Nothnagel Family History

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Nothnagel Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a farrier, from Early New High German nöte (from Middle High German nötstal) denoting a special stall for horses used for shoeing and other operations + Nagel ‘nail’.

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


Similar surnames: Nagel, Hufnagel, Spitznagel, Recknagel, Hartnagel, Schrage, Thaler

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Nothnagel Family Origin

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Nothnagel Family Occupations

What did your Nothnagel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nothnagel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Nothnagel's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Carpender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nothnagel. A less common occupation for the Nothnagel family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Carpender

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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

Nothnagel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nothnagel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nothnagel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nothnagel. 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 Nothnagel. For the veterans among your Nothnagel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nothnagel Life Expectancy

What is the average Nothnagel lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, in the United States, Nothnagel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Nothnagel in 1948 was 52, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nothnagel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nothnagel 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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