Ditzel Family History

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Ditzel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of Dietz.

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

Similar surnames: Dietzel, Ritzel, Nitzel, Ditzler, Denzel, Weitzel, Diebel, Metzel

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Ditzel Family Origin

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Ditzel Family Occupations

What did your Ditzel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ditzel family was Baker. The most common Ditzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Ditzel's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ditzel.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Baker


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

Ditzel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ditzel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ditzelcensus 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 608 immigration records available for the last name Ditzel. 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 737 military records available for the last name Ditzel. For the veterans among your Ditzel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ditzel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ditzel lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Ditzel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ditzel in 1941 was 48, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ditzel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ditzel 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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