Wurtzel Family History

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Wurtzel Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German and Jewish Wurzel.

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


Similar surnames: Wurzel, Wentzel, Hartzel, Wurtele, Kurtzweil, Witzel, Kurtzer

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Wurtzel Family Origin

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Wurtzel Family Occupations

What did your Wurtzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wurtzel family was Laborer.. Farmer, Cegar Maker and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wurtzel. The most common Wurtzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Wurtzel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Cegar Maker

    11%
  • Farms

    11%
  • Laborer.

    11%

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

Wurtzel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wurtzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wurtzel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wurtzel. 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 Wurtzel. For the veterans among your Wurtzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wurtzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Wurtzel lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Wurtzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wurtzel in 1955 was 49, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wurtzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wurtzel 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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