Feltis Family History

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Feltis Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Feltes.

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

Similar surnames: Feltes, Felts, Feltus, Gentis, Fettig, Melis, Altis, Fettes, Nellis

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Feltis Family Origin

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Feltis Family Occupations

What did your Feltis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feltis. The most common Feltis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Feltis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Feltis family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Farm Laborer


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

Feltis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Feltis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feltis 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Feltis. 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 291 military records available for the last name Feltis. For the veterans among your Feltis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feltis Life Expectancy

What is the average Feltis lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Feltis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Feltis in 1962 was 43, and 65 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feltis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feltis 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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