Piltz Family History

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Piltz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Pilz.

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


Similar surnames: Biltz, Pilz, Pultz, Peltz, Hiltz, Miltz, Piatz, Giltz, Pitz, Wilz

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Piltz Family Origin

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Piltz Family Occupations

What did your Piltz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Piltz family was Copper Smith. Farmer, Butcher and Coaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Piltz. The most common Piltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Piltz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Coaker

    11%
  • Copper Smith

    11%

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

Piltz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Piltz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piltz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Piltz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Piltz. 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 Piltz. For the veterans among your Piltz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piltz Life Expectancy

What is the average Piltz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Piltz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Piltz in 1962 was 76, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piltz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Piltz 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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