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Damitz Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in Pomerania called Damitz.

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


Similar surnames: Zavitz, Kanitz, Ravitz, Dewitz, Nemitz, Abitz, Milz, Meitz, Datz

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Damitz Family Origin

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Damitz Family Occupations

What did your Damitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Damitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Damitz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Damitz family was Tailor. Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Damitz.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Shoemaker

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%

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

Damitz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Damitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Damitz lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Damitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Damitz in 1950 was 32, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Damitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Damitz 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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