Zeitler Family History

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Zeitler Name Meaning

Austrian German: dialect variant of Zeidler.

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


Similar surnames: Beitler, Zeisler, Seitter, Zeiler, Zigler, Zeiter, Zeigler, Zeidler

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Zeitler Family Origin

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Zeitler Family Occupations

What did your Zeitler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeitler. A less common occupation for the Zeitler family was Blacksmith. The most common Zeitler occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 21% of Zeitler's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    21%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Wagon Maker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Zeitler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zeitler Life Expectancy

What is the average Zeitler lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Zeitler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Zeitler in 1950 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeitler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zeitler 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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