Zerbel Family History

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Zerbel Name Meaning

German: pet form of an altered form of Zervas.

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


Similar surnames: Zirbel, Herbel, Merkel, Uebel, Herpel, Oertel, Ebel, Bertel, Nebel

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Zerbel Family Origin

Where is the Zerbel family from?

Zerbel Family Occupations

What did your Zerbel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zerbel. A less common occupation for the Zerbel family was Book Maker. The most common Zerbel occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Zerbel's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Book Maker

    8%

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

Zerbel Historical Records

What Zerbel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zerbel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zerbel census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Zerbel

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Zerbel. 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 Zerbel. For the veterans among your Zerbel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zerbel Life Expectancy

What is the average Zerbel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Zerbel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Zerbel in 1964 was 71, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zerbel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zerbel 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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