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Witzel Family Origin

Where is the Witzel family from?

Witzel Family Occupations

What did your Witzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Witzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Witzel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Witzel. A less common occupation for the Witzel family was Wagon Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Wagon Maker


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

Witzel Historical Records

What Witzel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Witzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Witzel 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 Witzel

Passenger List

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

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Witzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Witzel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Witzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Witzel in 1956 was 36, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Witzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Witzel 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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