Delzer Family History

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Delzer Name Meaning

German: habitational name originally denoting someone from Delitz or Delitzsch, both in Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Belzer, Selzer, Elzer, Delker, Kelzer, Deller, Zeller, Deger, Delger

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Delzer Family Origin

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Delzer Family Occupations

What did your Delzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Delzer. 26% of Delzer men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Delzer women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delzer were Mechanic and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Barber
    3%
  • Mechanic
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    15%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Nurse
    8%
  • Seamstress
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Delzer Historical Records

What Delzer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Delzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delzer 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 177 immigration records available for the last name Delzer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 346 military records available for the last name Delzer. For the veterans among your Delzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Delzer lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Delzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Delzer in 1964 was 68, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delzer 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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