Bartz Family History

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Bartz Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Bartolomäus (see Bartholomew). South German: from Middle High German barz, borz ‘tree stump’, hence a nickname for a short, stocky man. Eastern German: nickname from Slavic barzy ‘quick’.

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


Similar surnames: Bart, Martz, Bautz, Hartz, Barth, Bortz, Barto, Artz, Burtz, Barts

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Bartz Family Origin

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Bartz Family Occupations

What did your Bartz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bartz. The most common Bartz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bartz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bartz family was Com. Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Com. Laborer

    2%

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

Bartz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bartz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartz 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 Bartz. 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 Bartz. For the veterans among your Bartz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bartz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bartz lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Bartz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Bartz in 1948 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bartz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bartz 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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