Meetze Family History

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Meetze Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name from a place called Meetzen.

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

Similar surnames: Metze, Beetz, Meitz, Metz, Reetz, Meece, Meese, Meltz, Metzer

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Meetze Family Origin

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Meetze Family Occupations

What did your Meetze ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Bar Room Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meetze. The most common Meetze occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Meetze's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meetze family was Day Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Bar Room Keeper

  • Day Laborer


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

Meetze Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Meetze Life Expectancy

What is the average Meetze lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Meetze life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Meetze in 1953 was 71, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meetze

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meetze 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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