Goetze Family History

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Goetze Name Meaning

German (Götze): variant of Goetz.

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

Similar surnames: Goette, Goetzke, Getz, Dietze, Goettl, Gaetz, Hotze, Goethe, Goetz

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Goetze Family Origin

Where is the Goetze family from?

Goetze Family Occupations

What did your Goetze ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goetze family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Tailor and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goetze. The most common Goetze occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Goetze's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Barber

  • Farm Laborer


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

Goetze Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Goetze. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goetze 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Goetze. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Goetze. For the veterans among your Goetze ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goetze Life Expectancy

What is the average Goetze lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Goetze life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goetze in 1959 was 31, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goetze

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goetze 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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