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Oritz Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from Oritz, a town in Navarre province.

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


Similar surnames: Pritz, Opitz, Britz, Ordaz, Ritz, Hritz, Gritz, Moritz, Rietz, Kritz

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Oritz Family Origin

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Oritz Family Occupations

What did your Oritz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oritz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Oritz's were Farmers. Farmer and Shepard were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oritz.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Shepard

    50%

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Oritz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Oritz Life Expectancy

What is the average Oritz lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Oritz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Oritz in 1966 was 68, and 63 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oritz 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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