Dilts Family History

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Dilts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Diltz.

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

Similar surnames: Kilts, Hilts, Dils, Lints, Holts, Sitts, Stilts, Hiltz, Diltz, Kitts

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Dilts Family Origin

Where is the Dilts family from?

Dilts Family Occupations

What did your Dilts ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dilts family was Carpenter. The most common Dilts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Dilts's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilts.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Dilts Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dilts Life Expectancy

What is the average Dilts lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dilts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Dilts in 1951 was 66, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dilts

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dilts 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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