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Wurzel Name Meaning

German: from a diminutive of Wurtz. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Wurzel ‘root’.

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


Similar surnames: Wurzer, Wurtzel, Wurtele, Wenzel, Turkel, Punzel, Werfel, Orzel

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Wurzel Family Origin

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Wurzel Family Occupations

What did your Wurzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wurzel occupation in the USA was Clerk Grocery. 17% of Wurzel's were Clerk Grocerys. Clerk Grocery, Druggiist and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wurzel. A less common occupation for the Wurzel family was Tailor.

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  • Clerk Grocery

    17%
  • Druggiist

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%

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

Wurzel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wurzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Wurzel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wurzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Wurzel in 1963 was 71, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wurzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wurzel 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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