Bitzer Family History

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Bitzer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living near an enclosure (see Bitz) or habitational name for someone from a place called Bitz or Bütz(e).

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

Similar surnames: Pitzer, Bitz, Ritzer, Bitter, Boozer, Binger, Netzer, Bieser, Mitter

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Bitzer Family Origin

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Bitzer Family Occupations

What did your Bitzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Bitzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bitzer. A less common occupation for the Bitzer family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Bitzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bitzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bitzer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bitzer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Bitzer. For the veterans among your Bitzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bitzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Bitzer lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bitzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Bitzer in 1946 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bitzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bitzer 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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