Geitz Family History

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Geitz Name Meaning

German: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Geisz, Reitz, Geltz, Meitz, Zeitz, Keitz, Beitz, Getz, Neitz, Heitz

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Geitz Family Origin

Where is the Geitz family from?

Geitz Family Occupations

What did your Geitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geitz. A less common occupation for the Geitz family was Clerk In Store. The most common Geitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Geitz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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

Geitz Historical Records

What Geitz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geitz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Geitz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Geitz. 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 Geitz. For the veterans among your Geitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Geitz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Geitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Geitz in 1963 was 66, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geitz 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.

Famous Geitz Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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