Zellars Family History

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Zellars Name Meaning

German or Dutch: variant spelling of Zeller.

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


Similar surnames: Zellar, Zellers, Zollars, Hollars, Mellas, Bellar, Kellar, Zeller

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Zellars Family Origin

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Zellars Family Occupations

What did your Zellars ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Works In Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zellars. The most common Zellars occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Zellars's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zellars family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Works In Farm

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Zellars Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zellars Life Expectancy

What is the average Zellars lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Zellars life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Zellars in 1962 was 69, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zellars

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zellars 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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