Feltz Family History

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Feltz Name Meaning

variant of Völtz, from a pet form of the personal name Vol(k)mar (see Volkmar). patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Valentine.

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

Similar surnames: Felty, Fitz, Feltes, Metz, Feltus, Rentz, Mertz, Eltz, Felt, Neitz

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Feltz Family Origin

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Feltz Family Occupations

What did your Feltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feltz. The most common Feltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Feltz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Feltz family was Gardener.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Gardener


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

Feltz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Feltz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feltz 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 897 immigration records available for the last name Feltz. 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 Feltz. For the veterans among your Feltz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Feltz lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Feltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Feltz in 1944 was 20, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feltz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feltz 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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