Netzel Family History

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Netzel Name Meaning

(also Nötzel) nickname for a person in need or distress, from Middle High German not ‘hardship’, ‘distress’, ‘suffering’. possibly from a pet form of Notz, a short form of the personal name Norbert. southern metonymic occupational name for a maker of nets, from Middle High German netzel(in), a diminutive of netz ‘net’ (see Netz).

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


Similar surnames: Hetzel, Netzer, Neitzel, Noetzel, Metzel, Netz, Oetzel, Zettel

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Netzel Family Origin

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Netzel Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    46%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Carpenter Joiner

    8%
  • Shoemaker

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Netzel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 46% of Netzel's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Netzel family was Shoemaker. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Netzel.

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Netzel Life Expectancy

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