Bertz Family History

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Bertz Name Meaning

German: from a variant of the Germanic personal name Bero (see Baer).

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

Similar surnames: Hertz, Gertz, Bartz, Beitz, Bert, Berta, Mertz, Beetz, Berto, Kertz

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Bertz Family Origin

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Bertz Family Occupations

What did your Bertz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Artist and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bertz. A less common occupation for the Bertz family was Cigar Mfg.. The most common Bertz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Bertz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Artist

  • Brick Mason

  • Cigar Mfg.


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

Bertz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bertz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bertz 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 735 immigration records available for the last name Bertz. 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 680 military records available for the last name Bertz. For the veterans among your Bertz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bertz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bertz lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bertz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bertz in 1953 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bertz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bertz 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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