Lietzau Family History

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Lietzau Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from Lietzau or Lietzow in eastern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Lietz, Litzau, Lienau, Kietzman, Liebau, Lettau, Littau, Rietz, Zietz

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Lietzau Family Origin

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Lietzau Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Lietzau occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 100% of Lietzau's were Blacksmiths.

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Lietzau Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 829 census records available for the last name Lietzau. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lietzau 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Lietzau. 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 180 military records available for the last name Lietzau. For the veterans among your Lietzau ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lietzau Life Expectancy

What is the average Lietzau lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Lietzau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lietzau in 1963 was 67, and 71 in 2003.

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