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Fitzthum Family History

Fitzthum Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Vitzthum, Fitzhugh, Mitchum, Finchum, Vittum, Witham, Fitch, Fitz

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Where is the Fitzthum family from?

You can see how Fitzthum families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fitzthum family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Fitzthum families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Fitzthum families living in Wisconsin. This was about 56% of all the recorded Fitzthum's in USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Fitzthum families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fitzthum surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fitzthum ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Fitzthum. 64% of Fitzthum men worked as a Laborer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    64%
  • Farmer
    37%
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Census Records

There are 563 census records available for the last name Fitzthum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fitzthum census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 89 immigration records available for the last name Fitzthum. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 87 military records available for the last name Fitzthum. For the veterans among your Fitzthum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fitzthum lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Fitzthum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fitzthum in 1964 was 75, and 77 in 2003.

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