Stetzer Family History

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Stetzer Name Meaning

German (Stezer): from Middle High German stotze ‘clod’, ‘lump’, hence a nickname for a stockily built man.

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


Similar surnames: Stetzel, Stetz, Stetter, Statzer, Stoetzel, Smetzer, Stelzer, Setzer

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Stetzer Family Origin

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Stetzer Family Occupations

What did your Stetzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stetzer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Stetzer's were Laborers. Laborer, Saloon Keeper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stetzer. A less common occupation for the Stetzer family was Shoemaker.

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Saloon Keeper

    13%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Shoemaker

    9%

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

Stetzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stetzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stetzer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Stetzer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stetzer. 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 Stetzer. For the veterans among your Stetzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stetzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Stetzer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Stetzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Stetzer in 1962 was 68, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stetzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stetzer 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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