Tittel Family History

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Tittel Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Middle High German tütelen ‘to flatter’, or possibly from Middle High German tütel ‘nipple’, ‘tit’. North German and Dutch: from a variant of Dietel, a pet form of a personal name formed with Diet-, from the unattested Germanic word þeudo- ‘people’. Compare Dietrich.

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

Similar surnames: Kittel, Eitel, Zettel, Distel, Bittel, Rittel, Bitter, Mittel, Ritter

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Tittel Family Origin

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Tittel Family Occupations

What did your Tittel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Day Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tittel. The most common Tittel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Tittel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tittel family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

  • Day Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Brick Mason


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

Tittel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tittel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tittel 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 459 immigration records available for the last name Tittel. 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 Tittel. For the veterans among your Tittel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tittel Life Expectancy

What is the average Tittel lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Tittel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tittel in 1954 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tittel 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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