Patz Family History

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Patz Name Meaning

from a Sorbian pet form of the personal name Balthazar. topographic name for someone living near a village bake oven, Sorbian paz. (Pätz): from a pet form of the personal name Peter.

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


Similar surnames: Putz, Pitz, Petz, Gatz, Platz, Pate, Paetz, Paty, Ratz, Paz

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Patz Family Origin

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Patz Family Occupations

What did your Patz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Patz. A less common occupation for the Patz family was Hatter. The most common Patz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Patz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Harness Maker

    5%
  • Hatter

    5%

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

Patz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Patz Life Expectancy

What is the average Patz lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Patz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Patz in 1957 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Patz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Patz 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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