Weitzel Family History

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Weitzel Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Weitzel, a pet form of Wizo, a short form of any of various Germanic compound personal names beginning with wig ‘battle’ or wid ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Reitzel, Weinel, Neitzel, Hetzel, Metzel, Eitel, Wenzel, Netzel

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Weitzel Family Origin

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Weitzel Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weitzel. The most common Weitzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Weitzel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weitzel family was Keeping House.

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Weitzel Historical Records

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Weitzel Life Expectancy

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Famous Weitzel Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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