Horvitz Family History

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Horvitz Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Horowitz.

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

Similar surnames: Horwitz, Hurvitz, Horovitz, Hurwitz, Moritz, Kovitz, Horowitz

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Horvitz Family Origin

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Horvitz Family Occupations

What did your Horvitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Horvitz occupation in the USA was House Carpenter. 100% of Horvitz's were House Carpenters.

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  • House Carpenter


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Horvitz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Horvitz Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Horvitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Horvitz in 1940 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

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