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Boltz Family History

Boltz Name Meaning
German: from the personal name Boltz, a reduced form of Baldwin.South German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of bolts for crossbows or for a bowman, or a nickname for a tall stiff man, from Middle High German boltz ‘crossbow bolt’.

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

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25,232 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,891 Military Records
1,333 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Boltz Families

  • Number of Boltz families
     78 - 153
     27 - 77
     1 - 26
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Boltz families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Boltz last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Boltz Family Origin

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Boltz Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Boltz

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Boltz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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