Zoellner Family History

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Zoellner Name Meaning

German (Zöllner): occupational name for a customs officer (see Zoller).

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


Similar surnames: Zollner, Zellner, Toellner, Goellner, Zoller, Zoeller, Koellner

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Zoellner Family Origin

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Zoellner Family Occupations

What did your Zoellner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zoellner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Zoellner's were Farmers. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zoellner. A less common occupation for the Zoellner family was Cameo Cutter.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Cameo Cutter

    3%

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

Zoellner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zoellner Life Expectancy

What is the average Zoellner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Zoellner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1957. The average life expectancy for Zoellner in 1957 was 100, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zoellner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zoellner 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.

Famous Zoellner Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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