Oetzel Family History

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Oetzel Name Meaning

German (Ötzel): from a pet form of the medieval personal name Oz(o) or the modern name Otzen.

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


Similar surnames: Netzel, Hetzel, Metzel, Noetzel, Menzel, Wetzel, Neitzel, Petzel

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Oetzel Family Origin

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Oetzel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Box Factory

    10%
  • Cabinet Manufact.

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oetzel family was Carpenter. The most common Oetzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Oetzel's were Farmers. Farmer, Box Factory and Cabinet Manufact. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oetzel.

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Oetzel Historical Records

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Oetzel Life Expectancy

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