Malitz Family History

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Malitz Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of the Slavic adjective maly ‘small’.

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

Similar surnames: Malin, Malick, Malwitz, Abitz, Klitz, Maltz, Marotz, Malich, Malik

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Malitz Family Origin

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Malitz Family Occupations

What did your Malitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Malitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Malitz's were Farmers. Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Malitz.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner


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

Malitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Malitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malitz 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 401 immigration records available for the last name Malitz. 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 203 military records available for the last name Malitz. For the veterans among your Malitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Malitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Malitz lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Malitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Malitz in 1954 was 66, and 59 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malitz 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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