Loritz Family History

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Loritz Name Meaning

Eastern German: altered form, under Slavic influence, of Lorenz.

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


Similar surnames: Loretz, Lortz, Lobitz, Britz, Lorick, Kowitz, Pritz, Kritz, Gritz

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Loritz Family Origin

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Loritz Family Occupations

What did your Loritz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Loritz family was Saloon/Keeper. Keeping House, Carpenter and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loritz. The most common Loritz occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Loritz's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • House Carpenter

    20%
  • Saloon/Keeper

    20%

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

Loritz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Loritz Life Expectancy

What is the average Loritz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Loritz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Loritz in 1958 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loritz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loritz 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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