Zeltner Family History

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Zeltner Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a baker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German zelte ‘flat loaf’, ‘pastry’.

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


Similar surnames: Zentner, Zeiner, Zellner, Seltzer, Gellner, Keltner, Giltner, Zettler

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Zeltner Family Origin

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Zeltner Family Occupations

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  • Actor

    9%
  • Bar Tender

    9%
  • Carriage Trimmer

    9%
  • Cooper

    9%

In 1880, the most common Zeltner occupation in the USA was Actor. 9% of Zeltner's were Actors. Actor, Bar Tender and Carriage Trimmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeltner. A less common occupation for the Zeltner family was Cooper.

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Zeltner Historical Records

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Zeltner Life Expectancy

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Famous Zeltner Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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