Noftz Family History

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Noftz Name Meaning

German: nickname for a sleepyhead, from a noun derivative of Middle High German nafzen ‘to take a nap’. Compare Nefzger.

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


Similar surnames: Notz, Nortz, Lontz, Noth, Hotz, Boltz, Nott, North, Kotz, Netz

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Noftz Family Origin

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Noftz Family Occupations

What did your Noftz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Noftz. A less common occupation for the Noftz family was Carpenter. The most common Noftz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Noftz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%

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

Noftz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Noftz Life Expectancy

What is the average Noftz lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Noftz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Noftz in 1961 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Noftz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Noftz 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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