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Altizer Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Althuyzer or German Althäuser, topographic name for someone who lived in ‘the old house’ or a habitational name from Althausen in Germany, named as ‘the old houses’. Compare German Althaus.

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


Similar surnames: Lier, Alter, Balter, Alber, Kizer, Bitzer, Slicer, Walliser, Baltazar

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Altizer Family Origin

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Altizer Family Occupations

What did your Altizer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Altizer. The most common Altizer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Altizer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Altizer family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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

Altizer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Altizer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Altizer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Altizer. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Altizer. For the veterans among your Altizer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Altizer Life Expectancy

What is the average Altizer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Altizer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Altizer in 1945 was 31, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Altizer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Altizer 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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