Latz Family History

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Latz Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the Slavic personal name (W)ladislaw (see Laszlo).

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

Similar surnames: Gatz, Watz, Lantz, Lotz, Ratz, Lutz, Datz, Patz, Atz, Matz

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Latz Family Origin

Where is the Latz family from?

Latz Family Occupations

What did your Latz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Latz family was Laborer. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Latz. The most common Latz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Latz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clerk In Store

  • Cigar Maker

  • Laborer


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

Latz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Latz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Latz 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 Latz. 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 Latz. For the veterans among your Latz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Latz Life Expectancy

What is the average Latz lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Latz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Latz in 1956 was 42, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Latz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Latz 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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