Oettinger Family History

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Oettinger Name Meaning

German (Öttinger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from places in Bavaria and East Prussia called Öttingen.

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

Similar surnames: Ottinger, Gettinger, Pettinger, Hettinger, Bettinger, Ettinger

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Oettinger Family Origin

Where is the Oettinger family from?

Oettinger Family Occupations

What did your Oettinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Oettinger. 11% of Oettinger men worked as a Salesman and 12% of Oettinger women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Oettinger were Cashier and Chamber Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Painter
  • Accountant
  • Cashier

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Stenographer
  • Attornney
  • Chamber Maid

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

Oettinger Historical Records

What Oettinger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Oettinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oettinger 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Oettinger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Oettinger. For the veterans among your Oettinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oettinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Oettinger lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Oettinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Oettinger in 1946 was 41, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oettinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oettinger 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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