Polzer Family History

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Polzer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a bolt maker, from Middle High German polz, bolz ‘bolt’ + -er agent suffix.

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


Similar surnames: Pelzer, Polce, Poller, Kolter, Poster, Koller, Kolber, Molter, Boller

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Polzer Family Origin

Where is the Polzer family from?

Polzer Family Occupations

What did your Polzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Woolen Mfg and Works In Packing House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Polzer. The most common Polzer occupation in the USA was Woolen Mfg. 50% of Polzer's were Woolen Mfgs.

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  • Woolen Mfg

    50%
  • Works In Packing House

    50%

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

Polzer Historical Records

What Polzer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Polzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Polzer 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 Polzer

Passenger List

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

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Polzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Polzer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Polzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Polzer in 1957 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Polzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Polzer 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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