Beetz Family History

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Beetz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named on the Havel river, northwest of Berlin. Dutch: variant spelling of Beets.

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

Similar surnames: Beets, Reetz, Beitz, Deetz, Bretz, Bentz, Baetz, Bitz, Bertz, Spetz

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Beetz Family Origin

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Beetz Family Occupations

What did your Beetz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Beetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Beetz's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Beetz. A less common occupation for the Beetz family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Carpenter


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Beetz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Beetz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beetz 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 686 immigration records available for the last name Beetz. 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 Beetz. For the veterans among your Beetz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beetz Life Expectancy

What is the average Beetz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Beetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Beetz in 1963 was 74, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beetz 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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