Ortel Name Meaning

German (Örtel): variant (unrounded) of Ertel.

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

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Ortel Family Origin

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Ortel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Farm Hand

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortel. A less common occupation for the Ortel family was Farm Hand. The most common Ortel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Ortel's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Ortel | Data not to scale

Ortel Historical Records

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Ortel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ortel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ortel in 1962 was 72, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ortel

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