Zelt Name Meaning

German: perhaps a variant of Zeltner.

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


Similar surnames: Helt, Wilt, Zent, Welk, Belt, Zeis, Fent, Opelt, Welt, Jett

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Zelt Family Origin

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Zelt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Brewer

    15%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Dpt. Co. Int. Rev.

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zelt. The most common Zelt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Zelt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zelt family was Dpt. Co. Int. Rev..

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Zelt Historical Records

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Zelt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Zelt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Zelt in 1963 was 72, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zelt

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